Category Archives: John

October 23 – I AM – The Way, the Truth and the Life

Read John 14:1-6 “Jesus answered, I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”. John 14:6 NIV I am the way. The paths at Camp Otyokwah, a 300-acre wooded Christian … Continue reading

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October 22 – I AM – The Good Shepherd

Read John 10:11, 14 Living around Wayne County for almost your entire life would lead many to believe that, by default, you are knowledgeable about farming, crops and the Amish.  To take it a step further, growing up in Smithville … Continue reading

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October 21 – I AM – The Resurrection and the Life

Read John 11:1-25 Disappointment with God. I’ve been there. I’m guessing you have too. Maybe it wasn’t the death of someone so dear to you as Mary’s or Martha’s brother. Or maybe it was. If you’ve been around for any … Continue reading

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October 20 – I AM – The Door

Read John 10:7-9, 27-30 Walking dusty paths in Haiti, I was humbled by the dwellings of my new friends. Thorny, desert plants formed make-shift boundaries around what they called ‘home.’ If they were lucky, they had a tarp for a … Continue reading

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October 19 – I AM – Light of the World

Read John 8:12 Have you ever been on a tour of a cave? On the way in, it is OK, in fact kind of pretty with the water dripping down the walls.  If you go into an older cave, you … Continue reading

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October 18 – I AM – Bread of Life

Read John 6:35, 41, 48, 51 The other day I was basking in the joy of reading to my grandson. The battered, well-read book, The Little Red Hen, had been given to me by my grandmother and now I was … Continue reading

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September 29 – Attributes of God – Truthfulness

Read John 3:33 “Always tell the truth.” Those four little words are ingrained into little ones’ heads almost as soon as they utter their first words. Most parents value teaching honesty. So why does it seem that adults stray from … Continue reading

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September 15 – Heaven FAQ’s – What are the entry requirements for heaven?

Read John 14:1-7 and 1 John 5:11-13 Quantum physics, derivatives, why people dream, explaining the word “the,” –  these are all things that are difficult to describe and understand. It would take serious education to understand most of this list. … Continue reading

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September 1 – The God Who Comes Through – He Quenches Our Thirst

Read Exodus 15:22-27 (cf. John 4:1-26 and Jeremiah 2:13) In these verses the people were physically thirsty but didn’t have any water that was fit to drink.  Once again Moses prayed and God supplied their needs by having Moses put … Continue reading

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August 28 – The God Who Comes Through – The Lamb That Led to Salvation

Read Exodus 12:1-28, John 1:29 and 1 Corinthians 5:7 In our world, appearances are everything. Professionals say that within seconds of meeting someone, we have already made an initial judgment about them. Our impressions of people, either accurate or not, … Continue reading

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