Can I get a witness? (John 12)

Please forgive me for the lapse of the last few days. My only excuse is…the launching of the South campus! We are working diligently to be sure the launch goes smoothly. The good news…I’m back on the blog! “A large crowd of people heard that Jesus was in Bethany. So they went there to see…

He Must Increase (John 3)

“He must increase, but I must decrease.” – John 3:30 These words were spoken by John the Baptist, the “forerunner” of Jesus, who already had a thriving ministry with hundreds of disciples before Jesus even showed up on the scene. Even the Pharisees came to him, desiring to be baptized by him! Wow, a pretty…

Believing His Word (John 2)

“But the Jews were upset. They asked, “What credentials can you present to justify this?” Jesus answered, “Tear down this Temple and in three days I’ll put it back together.” They were indignant: “It took forty-six years to build this Temple, and you’re going to rebuild it in three days?” But Jesus was talking about…

Light (John 1)

“In Him was life, and the life was the light of men. And the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.” John 1:4-5 “In Him was Life, and the Life was the Light of men. And the Light shines on in the darkness, for the darkness has never overpowered it…

Forgiveness (Luke 23)

“Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do.” (Luke 23:34) While of course all of the Bible is amazing, this phrase sticks with me. I find it really convicting, sometimes haunting. Jesus is about to suffer the worst death imaginable for a human being. On top of that, He…