Thought #33 — Sissifying the Lord of Hosts

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   What you do, do quickly! John 13.27 Traditionally, religions always painted the image of Jesus as a meek, sweet, submissive and gentle character. A quick glance into the religious works of art will show [...]

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Thought #32 – Is it a ghost?

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   It is I. Don’t be afraid! John 6.20 The twelve disciples were crossing the Sea of Galilee on a boat, at night and without Jesus. The Master did not go with them, He went [...]

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Thought #31 — The cake box

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   If anyone forces you to go one mile, go with him two. Matthew 5.41 The owner of a bakery was looking for a young fellow to work for him and help him with the [...]

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Thought #30 — He hates losing

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   Gather up the fragments that remain, so that nothing is lost. John 6:12 Jesus had just multiplied five loaves and two fish to feed a crowd of over ten thousand people. When all were [...]

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Thought #29 – The poor Bill Gates

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul? Mark 8.36,37 Currently, the world’s wealthiest man [...]

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The love life blunders of the wise king Solomon

  Meditating this morning about Solomon and his love life fiascoes, I asked myself: Why was he so wise, so wealthy, such an expert administrator of the nation, but extremely dumb in his choices concerning love (which were the cause of his ruin)? Plus, when he asked God for wisdom to govern the people, God was [...]

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Thought #28 — Only for those who want to be rich

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Luke 12.34 Since childhood, we learn to rely on people, knowledge and riches. At first, we are totally dependent on the first people [...]

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Thought #27 — The secret to being honored in public

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   But you, when you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will [...]

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Thought #26 — Be suspicious of those who swear

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   But let your word ‘yes’ be ‘yes’ and your ‘no’ be ‘no.’ Anything more than this is from the evil one. Matthew 5.37 “As God is my witness…” “I swear on my mother’s grave…” [...]

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Thought #25 — The two legs

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   Follow Me. John 1.43 It is hard to imagine how people would leave behind their houses, business, friends, family members, fears, doubts and personal goals at the sound of two simple words from the [...]

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