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Finishing Well

Notes on John 3:28-30

from my quiet time in April 2014

You yourselves can testify that I said,
“I am not the Messiah but am sent ahead of Him.” 349 more words


The Word

The Word

First Sunday in Advent

John 1:1- 8

Today marks the beginning of the Christian celebration of Advent. But the word advent is not one that you will find in the Bible. 1,965 more words


A New Life

2 Corinthians 5:16-17 (Common English Bible)–16)So then, from this point on we won’t recognize people by human standards. Even though we used to know Christ by human standards, that isn’t how we know Him now. 773 more words

God's Word

The Lord's Identity Confirmed (John 5:30-47)

After performing the miracle of the healing of the lame man, Jesus made the unmistakable claim that He is equal with the Father (5:17-23). He followed up that claim up by revealing the authoritative voice He has in raising up the dead (5:24-29). 1,672 more words


Thankful in All Things

Thankfulness in Scripture is resplendent throughout, shining back towards the Savior. In many instances those who were about to suffer great loss were given much to be thankful for as the Father provided His provision to each. 266 more words

Biblical Truth

Matthew 14

After the beheading of John the Baptist is recounted, this chapter then describes Jesus’ feeding of the five thousand with just five loaves of bread and two fish (five thousand men, that is – more if you count the women and children). 121 more words


First Glance: Luke 1:5-25, 57-66

“But the angel said to him, “Do not be afraid, Zechariah; your prayer has been heard.” (Luke 1:13a)

Advent is a season of longing. As we anticipate Christmas and the celebration of the coming of Christ, we are invited to long with Israel for the Messiah.

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First Glance