'Jesus' Tagged Posts

'Jesus' Tagged Posts

I am the Living Bread

Simple Thoughts on a Beautiful Reading – John 6:35-51, I am the Living Bread, awaits you on Sunday. Come on Sunday and hear more from Jesus as He taught the people in John 6.  Last week we heard the story of the Manna (Exodus 16).  During the Exodus, the people  of Israel were hungry and could find no food.  They grumbled against God and accused Him of bringing them…

The Mercy Gate

When we went to the Holy Land, we stood at the Mount of Olives and looked at the Old City of Jerusalem.  We spent a lot of time on the Mount of Olives because several key locations were right there: Pater Noster, which commemorates the Lord’s Prayer, Dominus Flavit, where Jesus wept over Jerusalem, the site of Jesus’ ascension into heaven, and the Garden of Gethsemane. …

How Far Would You Go to Be with Jesus?

How far would you go to be with Jesus? This is a good Epiphany question.  (Epiphany is the season after Christmas, which starts with the celebration of the Magi coming to worship Jesus.) The Magi saw a star in the heavens that proclaimed that a King, the Messiah, had been born for the Jews.  They gathered a party and left to go and pay Him homage.  The journey was long:…