Teachings

Morning Light – May 17th, 2018 – John 4 Part 2:  The Aftermath of a Power Encounter

Source: https://ift.tt/2KtJFz6 Today: [John 4:27-54] The Aftermath of a Power Encounter: In John 4 Part 2 the disciples come upon Jesus talking with the woman at the well. They are amazed that He would have anything to do with her. The people of the city come out at her word and meeting Jesus believe. They believe, however they are dismissive of the woman’s testimony because they hold her in ill repute. Others hear of Jesus exploits and come to get a miracle but Jesus reproves them, calling them unbelieving sign-seekers, nonetheless healing their sick. The aftermath of a miracle is … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 15th, 2018 – John 03 Part 2:  The Salvation of the Cosmos

Source: https://ift.tt/2rHEk0b Today: [John 3:17-36] The Salvation of the Cosmos: In part 2 of John 3 the purpose of God in sending Jesus is declared. Jesus didn’t just come to save the individual, He came to save the world. The world spoken of here is a reference to the entire human family. Is this possible? Through Jesus Christ our lord. Through a commitment to and acceptance of the exclusivity of relationship God requires with the only begotten Son who has come to deliver us from death, and darkness and our own flawed, hopelessly despicable human nature. Listen Daily at: www.morninglightbiblestudy.com … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 14th, 2018 – John 3 Part 1: Must You Be Born Again?

Source: https://ift.tt/2jUgE4w Today: [John 3:1-16] Must You Be Born Again? In John 3 we find in the words of Jesus to Nicodemas, the basis of our belief in the born again experience. What does it mean to be born again? Can a person outside of Christ have any hope of clemency before God’s throne on the basis of good works or moral character? Shouldn’t God accept us if we are generally good people who never tried to hurt anyone? Is Jesus really the ONLY way to salvation, leaving all others to the flames of an eternal hell? These beliefs are … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 11th, 2018 – John 02:  Jesus Turns Water into Wine

Source: https://ift.tt/2G7t01Y Today: [John 2] Jesus Turns Water into Wine: In chapter 2 Jesus attends a wedding in Cana and solves a hospitality problem by turning water into wine. In this act, His first miracle there is a type and shadow of a Third Day promise for us in our day that there is an outpouring of New Wine of God’s Spirit promised us that is yet to come, yet to be experienced by those that follow Him. Listen Daily at: www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Jhn 2:1-25 KJV] 1 And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light –  May 10, 2018 – John 01 Part 2:  Jesus Calls the Disciples

Source: https://ift.tt/2K7xjwI Today: [John 1:28-52 Part 2] Jesus Calls the Disciples: In part 2 of John 1 John the Baptist from the banks of the Jordan declares “behold the Lamb of God that takes away the sin of the world”. Angels appear and the Holy Spirit like a dove. The disciples of John leave off following the prophet, and go after Jesus. They think He is a Rabbi, perhaps the Righteous Teacher that the Jews believed for, but He will become known to them as the Messiah, the Lord of Glory, the Redeemer of all mankind. Listen Daily at: www.morninglightbiblestudy.com … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 9th, 2018 – John 01(Part 1):  The Logos of God Among Us

Source: https://ift.tt/2KOQoVh Today: [John 1:1-27 Part 1] The Logos of God Among Us: The gospel of John is of a character far different than Matthew, Mark or Luke. The first three gospels are assertive concerning who Christ is. They declare Jesus to an unbelieving world. The gospel of John is a presumptive gospel maintaining that Jesus was more than the spotless lamb, more than a suffering savior, but is in fact the very creative principle from which all glory proceeds in giving the world its existence and mankind his salvation. Listen Daily at: www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Jhn 1:1-27 KJV] 1 In the … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 8th, 2018 – Luke 24:  He is Not Here. He is Risen!

Source: https://ift.tt/2IouZUE [Luke 24] He is Not Here. He is Risen! In the closing chapter of the gospel of Luke we find Jesus interacting and announcing Himself to His amazed followers. He imparts to them the opening of their eyes and privileges them to witness His ascension into Heaven. For all the message of the gospel that is preached, this narrative is at its very core, emphasizing for us the centrality of the resurrection and its implications upon men and upon us in a very personal way. [Luk 24:1-24 KJV] 1 Now upon the first [day] of the week, very … (click link or title to continue)

Morning Light – May 7th, 2018 – Luke 23 Part 2:  Jesus Pays the Price for You and I

Source: https://ift.tt/2rsKSyK Today: [Luke 23 Part 2] Jesus Pays the Price for You and I. In Part two of Luke 23 we find Jesus addressing his weeping followers along the way to the cross. He says “if they have done these things in a green tree, what shall be done in a dry?” Indeed this moment is the most grave and dire incident of all human history as we watch somberly, aghast as the Darling of Heaven is so mistreated, paying a price for you and for me that we might make heaven our home. Listen Daily at: www.morninglightbiblestudy.com [Luk … (click link or title to continue)