Category Archives: I am Jesus

May 17: Face to Face

Read Deuteronomy 34 Since then no prophet has risen in Israel like Moses, whom the LORD knew face to face (v10) . . . One hundred and twenty years old. That’s how old Moses was when he died somewhere on … Continue reading

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May 16: Available to God

Read Isaiah 6:1-13 Glorifying God by bearing fruit requires availability. For some, availability is absolutely no problem.  They are available…perhaps to a fault!  As a parent, grandparent, aunt, or uncle, they are there for all of the important events and … Continue reading

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May 15: By My Spirit

Read Zechariah 4:1-14 9/11/01…The events of that day may be etched indelibly in your mind.  Among other things you can still picture the Trade Towers belching smoke and ultimately collapsing.  Those are painful, discouraging memories.  You probably know that there … Continue reading

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May 14: Fruit from the Vine

Read Galatians 5:1-26 If many of us were honest, we would likely have to admit that the Holy Spirit is the member of the godhead least familiar to us. In fact, we may find ourselves giving mere lip service to … Continue reading

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May 13: Daily Time

Read Galatians 1:1-24 There is no doubt that one day changed the entire life trajectory of the apostle Paul. Acts 9 describes it well. While walking along the road leading to Damascus, he encountered the crucified and risen Christ. That … Continue reading

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May 12: Growth

Read 2 Peter 1:1-11 As the Vine, Jesus promises growth and fruitfulness to those who remain in Him.  Now, I have no propensity for biological terms, no natural tendencies toward physiological studies of any kind. Just ask Mr. Stewart, my … Continue reading

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May 11: He is the Vine. Why must I remain?

Read John 15:1-16:6 The nation of Israel had been represented as a vine in the Old Testament, so Jesus’ reference to it would have made sense to the disciples when He said, I am the true vine . . . (15:1) With that … Continue reading

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May 10: The Light That Shines From Atop A Cross

Read John 12:12-50 When the people welcomed Jesus like a king into Jerusalem with palm branches and “Hosannas,” He knew His time was near. The time when He would be lifted up on a cross and die a sinner’s death. … Continue reading

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May 9: Walking In the Light

Read 1 John 1 The message changes everything. This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. (v5) Divine illumination of holy purity and … Continue reading

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May 8: The Light Who Loves

Read John 3:1-21 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” (v. 16) The song writer expressed it well: The love of … Continue reading

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