Category Archives: the cross

cryptic Christ

cryptic Christ Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2414 John 7:2-10 Joh 7:2 The Jewish Festival of Shacks was near. Joh 7:3 So his brothers said to him, “Leave from here and go to Judea so your disciples can see your … Continue reading

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he avoided the temptation of power

he avoided the temptation of power Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2403 John 6:10-15 Joh 6:10 Jesus said, “Make the men recline.” There was plenty of grass in that place; so they reclined. The men numbered about five thousand. Joh … Continue reading

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death warrant

death warrant Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2396 John 5:19-23 Joh 5:19 Jesus answered that accusation, “I am honestly telling you, the Son cannot do anything on his own, but only does what he sees the Father doing. Because whatever … Continue reading

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the crime of loving

the crime of loving Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2395 John 5:9b-18 John 5:9b Now that day was the Sabbath, Joh 5:10 and so the Jews said to the one who had been healed, “It is a Sabbath. The law … Continue reading

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recover, remember

recover, remember devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2328 Numbers 21:4-9 Num 21:4 From Mount Hor they set out by the way to the Red Sea, to go around the land of Edom. And the people became impatient on the way. … Continue reading

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contaminated by death

devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2322 Numbers 19:1-13 Num 19:1 Then Yahveh spoke to Moses and to Aaron, and this is what he said, Num 19:2 “This is the prescription of the law that Yahveh has commanded: Tell the people … Continue reading

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or die

devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2321 Numbers 18:21-32 Num 18:21 “To the Levites I have given every tithe in Israel for an inheritance, in return for their service that they do, their service in the conference tent, Num 18:22 so … Continue reading

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back to normal

devotional post # 2082 Luke 23:50-56 Luk 23:50 Now there was a man named Joseph, from the Jewish town of Arimathea. He was a member of the council, a good and righteous man, Luk 23:51 who had not agreed to … Continue reading

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over and done with

devotional post # 2081 Luke 23:47-49 Luk 23:47 As soon as the centurion saw what had taken place, he began praising God. He said, “Certainly this man was innocent!” Luk 23:48 And all the crowds that had assembled for this … Continue reading

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broken and poured out

devotional post # 2063 Luke 22:19-20 Luk 22:19 And he took bread, and after he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to them, and this is what he said, “This is my body, given for you. Do … Continue reading

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