Tag Archives: John 5

no love for God

no love for God Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2401 John 5:41-47 Joh 5:41 “I do not accept acclaim from people, Joh 5:42 but I know you– that you have no love for God within you. Joh 5:43 I have … Continue reading

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the word residing

the word residing Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2400 John 5:36-40 Joh 5:36 “But I have a more significant testimony than John’s because of the works that the Father has given me to complete. These works I am doing testify … Continue reading

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John’s hour

John’s hour Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2399 John 5:31-35 Joh 5:31 “If I were to testify about myself, my testimony is not true. Joh 5:32 Another one is the testifyer about me, and I know that the testimony he … Continue reading

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the coming hour

the coming hour Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2398 John 5:28-30 Joh 5:28 Do not be surprised about this, because an hour is coming when all the ones in the tombs will hear his voice Joh 5:29 and go out– … Continue reading

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the present hour

the present hour Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2397 John 5:24-27 Joh 5:24 “I am honestly telling you, anyone who hears my word and believes the one who sent me has permanent life and will not go into judgment but … 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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grasping at straws

grasping at straws Devotions from Jefferson Vann # 2394 John 5:1-9 Joh 5:1 After these events, it was Jewish festival time, so Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Joh 5:2 By the Sheep Gate in the Jerusalem complex there is a … Continue reading

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Jesus: Liar, Lunatic or Lord?

 John 5:19-47.  Those were the three options that C. S. Lewis suggested in his book Mere Christianity.  Look at what Jesus said about himself. If what he said is untrue – and he knew it – he was a liar.  … Continue reading

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Jesus and the desperate men

John 4:43-5:18.  All around us there are people leading quiet lives of desperation.  Jesus met with two such men in today’s passage.  He made a difference in their lives.  An official in Capernaum was desperate to save his son’s life … Continue reading

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