Category Archives: John

May 31 – Trip to the Holy Land – Bethany

Day 19 – BETHANY Theme: The Resurrection & the life Read John 11:17-44 (link to original picture) These words of Jesus are often read at funerals: “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will … Continue reading

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May 20 – Trip to the Holy Land – Bethany

DAY 8 – BETHANY BEYOND THE JORDAN Theme:  Magnify Read John 3:23-30 Who was the last of the Old Testament prophets? We might say it was John the Baptist. When he was asked about his identity, John replied in the … Continue reading

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April 17 – Passion Week Report – Wednesday Bethany

Religious Tensions Calming? Read John 12:1-19 JERUSALEM, Wednesday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Growing tensions between Jesus of Nazareth and Jewish religious leaders seem to have calmed some today. After three days of major, controversial appearances in Jerusalem, there were … Continue reading

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April 13 – Life from Death

Read John 11:1-46 In October of 2016, our 24 year old daughter moved 1700 miles away.  It was hard to see her go, but it was also exciting to see her start a new adventure.  In October of 2017, she … Continue reading

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April 7 – Life from Death

Read John 5:19-29 “Oh, man,” you mutter to yourself, “I did it again.” You open your eyes wide and stretch the tiredness out of your body. You look to your right and your soldier buddy is passed out against the … Continue reading

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April 5 – Mountaintops – Mount Calvary

Read John 19:1-42 If you go in search of “Mount Calvary,” you may find it difficult!  To find it in the Bible is no simple task.  Actually, it only appears once in the Bible…and then only in the King James Version (Luke … Continue reading

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April 1 – Mountaintops – Mount Gerazim

Read John 4:1-45 Mount Gerazim had significance in both the Old Testament and the New Testament.  Perhaps you remember from less than a week ago; Mount Gerazim was the location on which half of the tribes of Israel were to assemble.  … Continue reading

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