Category Archives for Jesus

How Have You Been Treating Jesus?

    Jesus Among Us?

    The Stranger Among Us Have you ever met Jesus in your everyday life without knowing it? Could one of the strangers you interacted with have actually been the Son of God in the flesh?  What did you say?  How did you treat Him? Jesus said that the way we treat others is the way we […]

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    Why Did Jesus Curse the Fig Tree?

      God's Word, the Bible

      Have you ever wondered why Jesus cursed the fig tree? (Mat. 21:17-21 and Mk 11:12-24) My daughter-in-law asked me that question.  I think many other people are wondering the same thing.  I must admit, the last time I read it, I thought, “Poor fig tree. It wasn’t its fault; it wasn’t fig season (Mk 11:13).” […]

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      Why Did Jesus Wait?

      God's Word, the Bible

      John 11:1-3 tells of a time near the end of Christ’s earthly ministry when Mary and Martha sent to Jesus, telling Him that their brother Lazarus was sick. Do you remember how Jesus responded to that news? Now Jesus loved Martha, and her sister, and Lazarus. When he had heard therefore that he was sick, […]

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      Where Did Jesus Go

      The Cross and Heaven

      Where Did Jesus Go When He Died? At the end of His suffering on the cross, Jesus said, “I thirst.” After they gave Him vinegar in response, Jesus declared, “It is finished.”  Then He gave up His spirit.  (Jn. 19:28-30)  They placed the body of Jesus in a tomb, but where did His spirit go? […]

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      Joy on the Cross

        Joy on the Cross

        Two thieves were crucified that day.  In their anger, pain and despair they cursed God and mockingly called on His Son to save their wretched lives. (Mt. 27:43-44; Mk. 15:27-32) As Christ was enduring His final temptations on the cross, one of the thieves who had been reviling Him repented.  This robber being crucified beside […]

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        Temptation on the Cross

          The Cross

          In his first epistle, the Apostle Peter gave us this warning: “Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour” (1 Pet. 5:8 – KJV) Satan tempted Jesus repeatedly, seeking to make Christ fall. Immediately after Jesus was baptized, the Holy Spirit led Him […]

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