Light of Life

Today’s reading: John 8:12-30 The Jewish leaders don’t know what to think about Jesus or how to deal with Him. They’re threatened by His power and the confidence and authority with which He teaches the Scriptures. They despise Jesus and want Him out...

Hold the Stones

Today’s reading: John 8:1-11, Romans 8:1 When the scribes and Pharisees drag a woman who had been caught in adultery before Jesus seeking his approval and direction to stone her to death, Jesus shakes them up with his unconventional response. Jesus doesn’t...

Living Water

On the final day of the Feast of Booths, Jesus is talking with the crowds. He invites anyone who is spiritually thirsty to come to Him. Referring to the gift of the Holy Spirit that would come after His death and resurrection, Jesus proclaims: “If anyone...

Don't Jump

Today’s reading: John 7:14-24 When Jesus arrives at the Feast of Booths, he immediately goes to the temple and begins teaching. The people aren’t sure what to think about Jesus or his teaching because their assessment of the situation is shallow and based...

Stay the Course

Today’s reading: John 7:1-13 John 7 is another chapter filled with much to consider. Right out of the gate this morning, my attention was drawn to the exchange between Jesus and his brothers. Jesus’s brothers didn’t believe in Him, and that created...