Archive for 'Salvation'

The Empty Tomb

John 20:11-18 Acts 2:36-41 / Ps 33 Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you looking for? (John 20:15) Let not an empty tomb bring sorrow, Hope instead for joy tomorrow; Let all creation stop and listen: Jesus Christ our Lord is risen! Now Mary stood outside the tomb crying. As she wept, she bent […]

The Way of Redemption

John 8: 21-30 Num 21:4-9 / Psa 102:2-3,16-21 … if you do not believe that I am he, you will indeed die in your sins. (John 8:24) Before the cross is my reflection: In our trials and tribulation, Lord we share in Your crucifixion As a process of our salvation. Once more Jesus said to […]

Triumph of the Cross

John 3:13-17 Nm 21:4b-9/ Ps 78:1-2,34-38/ Phil 2:6-11 Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up, so that whoever believes in Him may have eternal life. (John 3:14-15) Grant us the grace, Lord, to be aware That our sins are Your crucifixion; And the […]

Dying for Eternal Life

John 12: 24-26 2 Cor 9: 6-10 / Psa 112 The man who loves his life will lose it, while the man who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life. (John 12:25) Teach me, Lord, what in me must die That I may be Your faithful sheep. . . What […]

Knowing Our Salvation

John 14: 7-14 Acts 13:44-52 / Psa 98 If you know me, you will know my Father also. From now on you do know Him and have seen Him. (John 14:7) What great deed must be accomplished That I may reach my life-long goal? May this life not be extinguished Until I’ve saved at least […]

Jesus, Our Way to Eternal Dwellings

John 14: 1-6 Acts 13:26-33 / Ps 2:6-11 I am the way and the truth and the life. . . (John 14:6) Christ Jesus is the only Way, This vital Truth we all must know; His Word’s our nourishment each day, For our Spiritual Life to grow. (Jesus said), “Do not let your hearts be […]