Category Archives: John

January 7 – The Crucible of Crisis – All that we don’t know about suffering

Read: John 16:33; James 1:2,12; I Peter 1:6-9; I Peter 4:12; Hebrews 12:5-13 When questioned about the existence of God, Albert Einstein sometimes answered: Man knows perhaps 2% of all there is to know. That leaves 98% we do not know. Isn’t there room in … Continue reading

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December 29 – Life Verses – John 10:10

Read John 10:1-21 “Living my best life.” Have you ever heard this phrase from someone? I see it all the time as I peruse Instagram. It’s an expression that Urban Dictionary describes as, “A stupid phrase used to portray a … Continue reading

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December 28 – Life Verses – John 15:1-8

Read John 15:1-8 Galatians 5:16-26, Colossians 1:9-14 and James 3:13-18 I’m lacking as a gardener but my green-thumbed friend, Kristen, doesn’t seem to care. Visiting her this spring, she insisted on entrusting me with a portion of her Dahlia plants. … Continue reading

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December 25 – GIVE JOY – Merry Christmas!

Read Luke 1:26-2:21 and John 3:16 “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.” From all of us at Grace Church, Merry … Continue reading

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December 18 – GIVE JOY – Care for others

Read John 6: 5-12 “Here is a boy with five small loaves of barley bread. He also has two small fish. But how far will that go in such a large crowd?” Jesus said, “Have the people sit down.” There … Continue reading

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December 16 – GIVE JOY – Give back

Read John 15: 11-14 “Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” We are getting closer and closer to Christmas and it is such an exciting time of year. In the middle of … Continue reading

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December 3 – GIVE JOY – Jesus is the Light of the world!

Read John 8:12 “I am the Light of the world…” I don’t know about you but I am absolutely terrified of the dark. Ever since I was a kid, I would turn on the lights of rooms as I go … Continue reading

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