Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Jesus Rose From the Dead!

Note: All of the verses I have quoted and linked in this blog-post are from the King James Version. For those who may wish to read these verses in more modern English, I personally recommend the New King James Version. ————————————————————————————————– The fact that Jesus rose from the dead gives me great hope. Indeed, inContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Jesus Rose From the Dead!”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 5

God put it on my heart to end this section of my series that deals with the cross today with my personal testimony of what the cross means to me and also with some insights that I have recently gained regarding the power and beauty of the story of the cross. I do recommend thatContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 5”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 4

Hello everyone. Today, I will talk about Peter’s experience during Jesus’ trial before Caiaphas. When I first started talking about the crucifixion, I thought that I could share what I needed to share in four blog posts, but I can now see that it will take more than four, and so I am not puttingContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 4”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 2

Hello everyone, Today, I will be sharing some thoughts regarding the disciples’ experience in Gethsemane. Only three of the disciples were actually with Jesus while He was wrestling and struggling in the garden. These disciples were Peter, James and John (James and John were the sons of Zebedee) (Matthew 26: 36–37). Jesus longed for HisContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 2”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 1

Yesterday was a historic day. I know that this presidential election has been especially tumultuous, and that there are many people who are still not at peace. This being said, there is a way that brings peace and that will help us to treat each other with love and respect. When individual people, of theirContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Power and Beauty of the Cross part 1”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Why Jesus Came to Die for Us

“And she will bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins.” Matthew 1:21 (NKJV) From this verse, we can see that Jesus came to the earth to save people from sin. Some people might be asking; “what is sin”? “Whosoever committeth sin transgressethContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Why Jesus Came to Die for Us”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Highlights from the Life of Jesus (before the Crucifixion)

The events of this week are a sobering commentary on what we human beings are becoming. Social unrest and civil disobedience highlight the worst in our fallen human natures. Unfortunately, the more we think about the bad things that other people are doing, the more bad we become! While we may never actually do theContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Highlights from the Life of Jesus (before the Crucifixion)”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Beautiful Christmas Music that Uplifts Jesus

Merry Christmas everyone. 🙂 Today I am sharing beautiful Christmas music that uplifts Jesus. I am sharing links for the lyrics to each song below. I encourage you all to follow along with the lyrics as you listen to each song. I hope that you all will be blessed. “The Promise” by Michael Card lyricsContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Beautiful Christmas Music that Uplifts Jesus”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Christmas Thankfulness

Christmas is a time of love and giving. Since many of us will be spending special time appreciating our loved ones and giving them gifts, it is fitting for us to also spend time thinking about what Jesus did for us by coming to earth and expressing gratitude to Him. Some of us can barelyContinue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: Christmas Thankfulness”

Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Parable of the Lost Sheep

Hello everyone. 🙂 Today I will be sharing a beautiful parable that Jesus told. Jesus shared this parable in response to a complaint made by corrupt religious leaders. These religious leaders were disturbed because Jesus was accepting of people that they scorned. They said “…This man recieveth sinners and eateth with them.”(Luke 15:2 (KJV))  Continue reading “Jesus: Who He Is and How to Know Him: The Parable of the Lost Sheep”