John 14:1-7: I Am the Way, Truth, and Life

The atmosphere is solemn and sober.  A Teacher’s words trouble and grieve His students (John 14:1, 27; 16:6, 20-22).  The air thickens with uncertainty and foreboding, as tensions rise.  By the day, their opponents turn more vicious; at night, darkening their future with dire prospects.  A series of traumatic experiences will soon engulf and suffocate […]

Jeremiah 23:16-29: Live in the Truth

Still in the insecurity of your childhood, running through the house.  Crash!  A prized piece of your mother’s fine porcelain lay broken on the floor.  A few moments later, words are flying from your mouth on how you didn’t break your mom’s china. The contrived deception now spins its web around you, in your mind […]

John 6:51-69: Taking in the Real Jesus

Jesus preaches a Word that is hard for His followers to hear.  His followers are now a large crowd.  They were the same group of 5,000 that Jesus had fed with five loaves and two fish.  And they loved the Jesus who fed them with free food.  They loved Jesus as their bread king.  They […]