Monthly Archives: December 2019

THE HOLY SPIRIT

John – God Speaks!   Years ago I led a group of women in Bible Study. The women were all ages and represented each decade. They were awesome! One evening we were talking about how it feels to walk into … Continue reading

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LOVE EACH OTHER…SERIOUSLY!

John – God Speaks!   The picture of love is so shallow in worldly thinking. The world flaunts sex more than true love, romance (love with conditions) more than lasting love, is always about self and comes at a price … Continue reading

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THERE’S ALWAYS THAT ONE…

John – God Speaks!   “You hurt the ones you love the most“. Mm, I don’t think this popular saying is quite correct. The ones you hurt and don’t fight back are the ones that love you the most describes … Continue reading

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THE GOD WHO DOES FEET

John – God Speaks!   The emphasis in John 13:1–3 is on what our Lord KNEW, and in John 13:4–5 on what our Lord DID. Jesus knew that “his hour was come.” More than any of the gospel writers, John … Continue reading

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BELIEVE

John – God Speaks!   It’s Christmas Day as I write my thoughts this morning. All is quiet after helping our church provide twelve Christmas Eve opportunities to come to Jesus and believe. Many did! Some are still thinking about … Continue reading

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WE WANT TO MEET JESUS!

John – God Speaks!   Those who want to meet Jesus will find Him waiting to embrace them. Our church offered twelve Christmas Eve services this season for the sole purpose of helping the people of our community come and … Continue reading

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GOING AFTER HIM

John Speaks!   Right now it is the season to celebrate the coming of Jesus to earth as a baby. Here’s what I am observing in the crowds coming to Christmas Eve services at our church. Many come to merely … Continue reading

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