Category Archives: theology

when it feels like God is gone

Psalm 22:1-5 Psalm 22:11 My God, my God, why have you abandoned me? Why are you so far from my rescue and from my words of groaning? Psalm 22:2 My God, I cry by day, but you do not answer, … Continue reading

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fully responding to the gospel

John 17:4-8 John 17:4 I have made you glorious on the land by completing the work you gave me to do. John 17:5 Now, Father, make me glorious in your presence with that glory I had with you before the … Continue reading

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Set apart and sent

John 10:31-36 31 The Jews picked up rocks again to stone him. 32 Jesus answered them, “I have shown you many proper works from the Father. Because of which of these works are you stoning me?” 33 The Jews answered, … Continue reading

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what we think we know

what we think we know Devotions by Jefferson Vann # 2418 John 7:25-30 Joh 7:25 Then some of the Jerusalemites were saying, “Isn’t this the man they are looking for to kill? Joh 7:26 Yet, look, he’s speaking publicly and … Continue reading

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hiding behind the lie

hiding behind the lie Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2388 John 4:15-22 Joh 4:15 “Sir,” the woman said to him, “give me this water so that I won’t get thirsty and have to pass through here to take out water.” … Continue reading

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finding Jesus among the teachers

Luke 2:42-47 Luk 2:42 And when he was twelve years of age, they went up according to the custom of the feast. Luk 2:43 And after the days were completed, while they were returning, the boy Jesus stayed behind in … Continue reading

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doctrinal contamination

1 Corinthians 15:12-15 1Co 15:12 But since Christ is proclaimed, that He has been raised from among the dead ones, how can some among you say that there is no resurrection from among the dead ones? 1Co 15:13 But if … Continue reading

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spiritual stupidity

WE GET IT — THEY DON’T 1 Corinthians 2:13-16 13 …truths which we can also communicate, just not in words taught by human wisdom, but in those taught by the Spirit, explaining spiritual realities using spiritual words. 14 But a … Continue reading

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four looks at God

Isaiah 51:12-16 12 I — I am He — your encourager, Who are you — and you are afraid of man? he dies! And of Adam’s son — he is made of grass! 13 And you forget Yahveh your maker, … Continue reading

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eschatological distraction

Matthew 17:9-13 9 And as they were coming down the mountain, Jesus commanded them, “Tell no one this vision, until the Son of Man has been raised from among the dead ones.” 10 And the disciples asked him, “Then what … Continue reading

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