Thought #37 — The greatest victory

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   Everything is possible to the one who believes. Mark 9.23 Perhaps this is the most unlimited, most inspiring and motivating Thought of Jesus. So much being said in so few words. It opens the doors [...]

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Thought #36 — Self-righteousness syndrome

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   The Pharisee stood and was praying this to himself: ‘God, I thank You that I am not like other people… Luke 18.11 Through the story above, Jesus expressed the following Thought, “If you walk [...]

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Thought #35 — Anticipating, defining, solving

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here. Where shall we buy bread, that these may eat? John 6.5 Jesus had gone up on a hill with His disciples. Before long, He looked up and saw in the distance a great multitude coming [...]

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Thought #34 — It will be required of you

Part of the series “40 Thoughts of Jesus.” View all previous here, but first learn how the purpose works here.   For everyone to whom much is given, from him much will be required; and to whom much has been committed, of him they will ask the more. Luke 12.48 God will require of us [...]

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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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