Category Archives: faith

we love you, go away

we love you, go away Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2413 John 7:1-5 Joh 7:1 And after these things happened, Jesus moved around in Galilee, since he did not want to move around in Judea because the Jews were looking … 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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gnawing on and drinking the sacrifice

gnawing on and drinking the sacrifice Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2410 John 6:52-58 Joh 6:52 At that, the Jews argued among themselves, “How can this man give us his flesh to eat?” Joh 6:53 That is why Jesus said … Continue reading

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sacrifice from the sky

sacrifice from the sky Devotions from Jefferson Vann John 6:47-52 Joh 6:47 “Truly I tell you, anyone who believes has permanent life. Joh 6:48 I am the bread of life. Joh 6:49 Your fathers ate the manna in the desert, … Continue reading

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what my sender wants

what my sender wants Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2407 John 6:34-40 Joh 6:34 Then they said to him, “Sir, always give to us this bread .” Joh 6:35 Jesus told them “I am the bread of life. The one … Continue reading

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lasting rust

lasting rust Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2405 John 6:22-27 Joh 6:22 The next day, the crowd that had stood on the other side of the sea saw there had been only one boat. They also saw that Jesus had … Continue reading

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You will see greater things

You will see greater things devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2378 John 1:43-51 Joh 1:43 The next day Jesus wanted to leave for Galilee. He found Philip and told him, “Follow me.” Joh 1:44 Now Philip was from Bethsaida, the … Continue reading

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faith to destroy

faith to destroy devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2327 Numbers 21:1-3 Num 21:1 When the Canaanite, the king of Arad, who lived in the Negev, heard that Israel was coming by the way of Atharim, he fought against Israel, and … Continue reading

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all the right things

devotional post # 2310 Numbers 14:39-45 Num 14:39 When Moses told these words to all the people of Israel, the people mourned greatly. Num 14:40 And they rose early in the morning and went up to the heights of the … Continue reading

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fear can lead to rebellion

devotional post # 2307 Numbers 14:1-10 Num 14:1 Then all the congregation raised a loud cry, and the people wept that night. Num 14:2 And all the people of Israel grumbled against Moses and Aaron. The whole congregation said to … Continue reading

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