Category Archives: discipleship

the light of this world

John 11:5-10 5 Now Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus. 6 So as he heard that he was sick, he stayed in the place where he was two days. 7 Then after that, he said to the disciples, … Continue reading

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Hanukkah hotheads

John 10:22-25 22 Then the dedication festival happened among the Jerusalemites. It was winter, 23 and Jesus was walking in the temple in Solomon’s Porch. 24 That was why the Jews surrounded him and said, “Until when are you going … Continue reading

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why I love my grandchildren

John 8:37-42 37 I know you are a seed from Abraham, but you are seeking opportunities to kill me because my message has no place in you. 38 I am speaking about what I have seen in the presence of … Continue reading

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former believers

former believers Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2426 John 8:30-32 Joh 8:30 While he was saying these things, many believed in him. Joh 8:31 That was why Jesus said to the Jews who had believed him, “If you stay in … Continue reading

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things that are right by him

things that are right by him Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2425 John 8:25-29 Joh 8:25 This is why they said to him, “Who are you?” Jesus told them “That one I’ve been telling you about from the very beginning.” … Continue reading

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teaching that points to God

teaching that points to God Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2415 John 7:11-16 Joh 7:11 That was why the Jews were looking for him at the festival and saying, “Where is he?” Joh 7:12 And there was a lot of … Continue reading

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hard word test

hard word test Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2411 John 6:59-65 Joh 6:59 He said these things in the synagogue while teaching in Capernaum. Joh 6:60 That was why, after many of his disciples heard this, they said, “This word … Continue reading

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extricated

extricated John 6:41-47 Joh 6:41 This was why the Jews started grumbling about him — because he said, “I am the bread that came down from the sky.” Joh 6:42 This is what they said, “This is not Jesus the … Continue reading

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Jesus passing by

Jesus passing by devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2377 John 1:35-42 Joh 1:35 The next day, John was standing with two of his disciples. Joh 1:36 When he was staring intensely at Jesus passing by, he said, “Look, the Lamb … Continue reading

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not a self identity issue

not a self identity issue devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2374 John 1:19-23 Joh 1:19 This was John’s testimony when the Jews from Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him, “Who are you?” Joh 1:20 He did not deny … Continue reading

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