Posts from July 2016

John 12:1-11 “Humble Yourself”

In comparing Mary and Judas, we see the stark contrast of light expressed through acts of love and devotion versus darkness revealed through evil deception!  Judas hid his motives for a long time even from the other disciples but was eventually exposed by his love of money, and it cost him everything. Even his life! While Mary…

John 11:47-57 “Get Over Yourself”

The leaders thought they were the ones in control, making the decision that Jesus had to die and from that moment plotted to murder Him! But God was in ultimate control (Acts 2:23-40)! Jesus retired to Ephraim to rest and wait with His disciples! They knew from past experience Jesus attended the feasts in Jerusalem, publicly taught…

John 11:17-35 “A Good Cry”

Click here to watch this week’s teaching and previous teachings! When Jesus saw Mary weeping and then the Jews following behind her weeping, He got angry and agitated! Not at Mary, of course. Perhaps a little at the Jews who were there for show or a paycheck. But the real reason for His anger and…

John 11:1-16 “Let’s Go Die”

Jesus knows Lazarus’s sickness is not unto permanent death because He’s operating according to God’s will and timeline not His own! God is going to use what looks to be a hopeless situation to bring glory to His Son! We need to remember, as we go through stuff and it seems as if Jesus has let…