Bad Influence

GUWG-yeast2We continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

Yesterday, the Pharisees and Sadducees tried to test Jesus by demanding a sign. Today, he has a warning for his disciples:

When they went across the lake, the disciples forgot to take bread. “Be careful,” Jesus said to them. “Be on your guard against the yeast of the Pharisees and Sadducees.”

They discussed this among themselves and said, “It is because we didn’t bring any bread.”

Sign of the Times

GUWG-empty-tombWe continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

After Jesus sent the crowd away, he got into the boat with his disciples and went to an area called Magadan.

As others had done before, some Pharisees and Sadducees came to Jesus and tested him by asking him to show them a sign from heaven. Here’s how Jesus responded:

Jesus Feeds Another Crowd

GUWG-FishLoaves2We continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

After traveling along the Sea of Galilee, Jesus went up on a mountainside and sat down. Another huge crowd gathered around him and he healed many who suffered from various ailments. The crowd was amazed and praised God.

In a scene reminiscent of this earlier feeding of a hungry crowd, Jesus called his disciples together and said this:

Does the Resurrection Matter?

One last Easter-related post before we resume our regularly scheduled programming …

Here’s a question to ask yourself today:

What difference does Jesus’ resurrection make in my life?

While you’re pondering that, flip open your Bible to 1 Corinthians 15, the Apostle Paul’s resurrection dissertation. Here’s what it says:

Happy Resurrection Day!

Jesus is alive!

That simple fact changes everything forever.

Surely He was the Son of God!

Yesterday, Jesus died on the cross.

Or so it seemed.

Rather astonishing eyewitness reports are pouring in from all over. According to those accounts:

It’s Friday But …