Category Archives: witness

making the dark deeds visible

 making the dark deeds visible  Ephesians 5:11-14 (JDV)  Ephesians 5:11 Don’t participate in the fruitless achievements of darkness, but instead expose them Ephesians 5:12 because it is shameful even to mention what is done by them in secret. Ephesians 5:13 … Continue reading

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incalculable riches of Christ

Ephesians 3:8-9 (JDV) Ephesians 3:8 This favor was given to me– the least of all the devotees – to proclaim to the Gentiles the incalculable riches of Christ, Ephesians 3:9 and to shed light for all about the commission of … Continue reading

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a Holy Spirit sandwich

John 20:21-23 John 20:21 Jesus said to them again, “Peace to you. As the Father has sent me, I also send you.” John 20:22 After saying this, he breathed on them and said, “Receive the Holy Spirit. John 20:23 If … Continue reading

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don’t cling, go and tell

John 20:10-17 John 20:10 Then the disciples went away again by themselves. John 20:11 But Mary stood outside the tomb, crying. As she was crying, she stooped to look into the tomb. John 20:12 She experienced two angels in white … Continue reading

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two types of evidence

John 19:35-37 John 19:35 He who saw this has given evidence so that you also may be faithful. His evidence is true, and he knows he is telling the truth John 19:36 because these things happened so that the Scripture … Continue reading

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Powerful partner in evangelism

John 15:26-27 Joh 15:26 “When the Discipler comes, the one I will send to you from the Father– the True Spirit who proceeds from the Father– he will testify about me. Joh 15:27 You also will testify, because you have … Continue reading

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Experiencing one through the other

John 14:8-10 Joh 14:8 Philip says to him, “Lord, exhibit the Father for us, and that’s enough for us.” Joh 14:9 Jesus says to him, “Have I been among you so much time and you have not come to know … Continue reading

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A display item

John 12:9-11 Joh 12:9 That was why a large crowd of the Jews found out that he is there. They came not only on account of Jesus but also so they could see Lazarus, the one he had raised from … Continue reading

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You need to see this

John 11:27-30 27 She said to him “Absolutely, Lord, I believe you are the Messiah, the Son of God, the one coming into the world.” 28 After saying this, she went back and called her sister Mary, saying in private, … 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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