Tag Archives: John

Ever of Old – Psalm 25:6

Remember, O Lord, thy tender mercies and thy lovingkindnesses; for they have been ever of old. – Psalm 25:6 Meditation: When were you saved? I mean, when were you eternally saved from the ultimate judgement and condemnation of God? Do you know the date? Was it when you were baptized? Was it when you took […]

What is it to you? – John 21:22

Jesus saith unto him, If I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee? follow thou me. – John 21:22 Meditation: Do you realize that God knows all about you? Really. He doesn’t simply have a generic understanding of human beings or people like you. He knows about you as an […]

Understanding – Luke 24:45

Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures – Luke 24:45 Meditation: Do you understand everything? I hope you are humble enough to say emphatically, No! However, the Bible teaches many lessons on the importance of understanding. Without it, even the most capable are blinded. Proverbs 13:15 says, “Good understanding giveth favour: […]

Doubt – John 20:29

Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed. – John 20:29 Meditation: Have you ever considered yourself more blessed than the Apostles? Well, it’s true at least in a sense. Let’s think about what Jesus said to Thomas. The […]

It is finished – John 19:30

When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up the ghost. – John 19:30 Meditation: What did Jesus finished? His life? His ministry? Well the Lord finished the purpose of His coming. In giving His life upon the cross, Jesus Christ satisfied the justice […]

I Thirst – John 19:28-29

After this, Jesus knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the scripture might be fulfilled, saith, I thirst. Now there was set a vessel full of vinegar: and they filled a spunge with vinegar, and put it upon hyssop, and put it to his mouth. – John 19:28-29 Meditation: Thirst is a most basic […]

Forsaken – Matthew 27:45-50

Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? that is to say, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? Some of them that stood there, when they heard [that], […]