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Contributed on Feb 18, 2018
John's is the only Gospel to tell us about the palm branches.
THE FIRST PALM SUNDAY John 12:12-19 First, in this short passage, we see the sense of expectation of the people of God (John 12:12). We read that “much people” who were come to the feast, “heard” that Jesus was coming to the City. And hearing, they acted on it. It is good to “hear” the ...read more
Contributed on Feb 9, 2018
How to keep our ways pure.
TEACH ME YOUR STATUTES Psalm 119:9-16 The question is posed: “How shall a young man keep His way pure?” (Psalm 119:9a). Before we look at the answer, we might consider who this young man is? The Psalmist seems to be putting himself, and us, in the position of the son (i.e. student) in ...read more
Contributed on Feb 3, 2018
“God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life” (John 3:16).
THE GOSPEL IN A NUTSHELL John 3:16 This Bible verse has been called ‘the Gospel in a nutshell’, because it presents the central theme of Christianity. It consists in a chain of five links, leading from God’s love to our eternal life: 1. God’s love 2. The gift of God’s Son 3. Christ’s ...read more
Contributed on Jan 28, 2018
We must share the good news: His mercy DOES endure forever!
A CALL TO GIVE THANKS Psalm 107:1-3; Psalm 107:17-22 This Psalm is a celebration of the wonderful works of God. The situations referred to in each of its word pictures could no doubt be attached to some specific event in the history of God’s people. However, they are common experiences, and ...read more
Contributed on Jan 21, 2018
No longer is God's law written upon tables of stone, but upon human hearts.
A NEW COVENANT Jeremiah 31:31-34 # “Behold the days are coming” (Jeremiah 31:31). This is a recurring motif in Jeremiah (cf. Jeremiah 23:5; Jeremiah 30:3; Jeremiah 31:27; Jeremiah 33:14-15). There is a certainty about it, because it is a declaration of the LORD. # In this instance, ...read more