The ascension of Jesus is commemorated in some Christian churches with a service forty days after Easter. Though we don’t observe it that way, the Ascension is a topic which…

The Good Shepherd

April 24, 2021
"I Am the Good Shepherd", is the fourth of our Lord’s “I Am” statements (6:35; 8:12; 10:9) in John’s gospel. He is contrasting Himself to the false shepherds whom He…

Opened Minds and Lips

April 17, 2021
In a resurrection Sunday evening event, Jesus appeared to His startled disciples. He opened their minds to understand the scriptures; then He opened their lips so they could proclaim what…

The Resurrection

April 3, 2021
In the final verse of chapter 23 Luke mentions four reactions to Jesus’ death. Then in the predawn stillness of Sunday morning, it happened. The miracles of miracles – The…

The Servant of the Lord

March 27, 2021
Among Isaiah's prophecies are four "Servant Songs" which foretell events in Jesus' life. The Ethiopian eunuch Philip encountered in Acts 8 was reading one and Philip used it as a…

The Temple of His Body

March 6, 2021
John reveals three distinct facets of our Lord’s personality. We see Him show anger, we hear Him announce His mission to die, and we observe His divine magnetism that made…