Bible Book: John

Bearing Much Fruit

Date: April 23rd, 1972  |  Scripture: John 15:1-8  |  Topics: Church, Fellowship, Prayer, Productivity, fruit

I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit. Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you. Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me. I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth muContinue Reading

The Christian’s Joy

Date: April 30th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 15:11  |  Topics: Christianity, Happiness, Joy

These things have I spoken unto you, that my joy might remain in you, and that your joy might be full.

When the Spirit Is Come

Date: May 21st, 1972  |  Scripture: John 16:5-11  |  Topics: Future, Judgment, Return, Security, Transformation

But now I go my way to him that sent me; and none of you asketh me, Whither goest thou? But because I have said these things unto you, sorrow hath filled your heart. Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on me; Of righteousness, becaContinue Reading

Progressive Revelation

Date: May 28th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 16:1-12  |  Topics: God, Jesus, Knowledge, Responsibilities, Revelation

These things have I spoken unto you, that ye should not be offended. They shall put you out of the synagogues: yea, the time cometh, that whosoever killeth you will think that he doeth God service. And these things will they do unto you, because they have not known the Father, nor me. But these things have I told you, that when the time shall come, ye may remember that I told you of them. And these things I said not unto you at the beginning, because I was with you. But now I go my way to him thContinue Reading

Jesus Is Coming Again

Date: June 11th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 14:2  |  Topics: Armageddon, Day of the Lord, Megiddo, Rapture, Revelation, Second Coming

In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

True Sanctification

Date: June 25th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 17:19  |  Topics: Forgiveness, Perfection, Righteousness, Sanctification

And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth.

The Shadow of the Cross

Date: July 16th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 18:1-11  |  Topics: Betrayal, Calvary, Crucifixion, Judas, Suffering, Trial

When Jesus had spoken these words, he went forth with his disciples over the brook Cedron, where was a garden, into the which he entered, and his disciples. And Judas also, which betrayed him, knew the place: for Jesus ofttimes resorted thither with his disciples. Judas then, having received a band of men and officers from the chief priests and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanterns and torches and weapons. Jesus therefore, knowing all things that should come upon him, went forth, and said untoContinue Reading

Ecce Homo

Date: July 23rd, 1972  |  Scripture: John 19:5  |  Topics: Crucifixion, Death, God-Man, Guilt, Resurrection, Sacrifice, Suffering Servant

Then came Jesus forth, wearing the crown of thorns, and the purple robe. And Pilate saith unto them, Behold the man!

The Case for Christ

Date: August 6th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 19:7  |  Topics: Grace, John, Peace, Propitiation, Salvation

The Jews answered him, We have a law, and by our law he ought to die, because he made himself the Son of God.

The Coming Kingdom

Date: September 24th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 19:14  |  Topics: Church, Eternity, Kingdom, Savior

And it was the preparation of the passover, and about the sixth hour: and he saith unto the Jews, Behold your King!