Monthly Archives: May 2012

May 19, 2012


John 17:13 “I am coming to you now, but I say these things while I am still in the world, so that they may have the full measure of my joy within them.” This morning I think is the first … Continue reading

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May 18, 2012


John 17:8-9 “For I gave them the words you gave me and they accepted them. They knew with certainty that I came from you, and they believed that you sent me. I pray for them. I am not praying for … Continue reading

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May 17, 2012


John 16:33 “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” I couldn’t begin to count how many times I’ve … Continue reading

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May 16, 2012


John 15:4-5 “Remain in me, and I will remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. I am the vine; you are … Continue reading

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May 15, 2012


John 14:20-21 “On that day you will realize that I am in my Father, and you are in me, and I am in you. Whoever has my commands and obeys them, he is the one who loves me. He who … Continue reading

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May 14, 2012


John 14:1 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me.” I started to say that this is very timely advice for this day and age, but then I realized that this has been true … Continue reading

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May 13, 2012


John 13:34-35 “A new command I give you: love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this all men will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” Sometimes we … Continue reading

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May 12, 2012


John 12:20-21, 32 Now there were some Greeks among those who went up to worship at the Feast. They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, with a request. “Sir,” they said, “we would like to see Jesus.” … Continue reading

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May 11, 2012


John 11:5-6 Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus. Yet when he heard that Lazarus was sick, he stayed where he was two more days. The Japanese here carries the specific feeling that it was because of, not in … Continue reading

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May 10, 2012


John 10:27-28 “My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one can snatch them out of my hand.” This is an enormously comforting passage … Continue reading

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