Holy Week

The resurrection of Jesus  What is Holy Week? Holy Week is a series of eight days that allow us as Christians, as believers, as followers of Christ, an opportunity to … Continue reading Holy Week

The Gospel of John – Do not be driven by selfishness

This section of scripture uncovers the true motivation of the crowd following Jesus: selfishness. This passage is part of a long dialogue where Christ clarifies the meaning of His miracles. Jesus has just explained that He, Himself, is the ''Bread of Life'' which people are meant to seek. In response, the people complain amongst themselves. … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Do not be driven by selfishness

Daily Prayer – For my earthly Father

My Dad! 4 Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Ephesians 6:4 Heavenly Father, how I bless and thank You for placing me in my family and for the blessing of my dear father, who gave me life. Thank You for the joy and … Continue reading Daily Prayer – For my earthly Father

The Gospel of John – I Am the Bread of Life

As we continue through Chapter 6 of the Gospel of John, we find that the people are still showing more interest in the spectacle of Jesus miraculous works rather than the message and meaning intended in His works. They are seeking but they do not seek the truth. Follow this series on the Gospel of … Continue reading The Gospel of John – I Am the Bread of Life

The Gospel of John – Walk on Water

This is the by far one my favourite signs and wonders Jesus performs. In this part of John's account of the Gospel, Jesus walks on water, we'll get to the details in a bit. There are similar accounts of this story in the Gospel of Matthew 14:22-33 and Mark 6: 45-52, but it is only … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Walk on Water

You’re Worth It

5 But he was pierced for our transgressions,    he was crushed for our iniquities;the punishment that brought us peace was on him,    and by his wounds we are healed.Isaiah 53:5 You are worth it. This is one of the many things Jesus was saying through His ultimate sacrifice. He saw us, broken, sinful and ashamed, and ran to us with a grace that … Continue reading You’re Worth It

All Good comes from God

Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.James 1:17 In this verse, James urges us Christians to change the narrative. He calls us to make a new list of all the good things we have. Where did all those … Continue reading All Good comes from God

The Gospel of John – Supernatural Overflow

This is the only miracle recorded in all four Gospel accounts (Matthew 14:13-21; Mark 6:30-44; Luke 9:10-17; John 6:1-15), which shows it is very significant to Jesus' mission and so we won’t forget how much the Lord can do with the little things that are given to Him. The feeding of the 5 000 comes … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Supernatural Overflow

The Spirit is Freedom

Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.2 Corinthians 3:17 The Lord is a Spirit - the Holy Spirit, one of the three members of the Trinity: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Spirit. In addition to being Christ, the Lord is also … Continue reading The Spirit is Freedom

The Gospel of John – Testimonies about Jesus

Jesus continues his response to His critics in Jerusalem. Up to now, Jesus has healed a crippled man on the Sabbath and He has claimed to be equal with God in works, love, judgment and honour. Now, Jesus speaks about the evidence to His claims. Jesus does not just say: "Have faith" or "believe it … Continue reading The Gospel of John – Testimonies about Jesus