Open Your Eyes

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

Jesus is having a deeeeep discussion with a not-all-that-holy woman at a well. First, he revealed to her that he is the living water that satisfies our deepest need forever. Then, he revealed that he is the long-awaited Messiah.

Here’s what happened next, according to eyewitness accounts:

The Bible. Uninterrupted.

This week on GUWG, you’ll hear virtually nothing from me. Just God’s majestic, magnificent, momentous words straight outta the Bible. Memorize ’em. Meditate on ’em. Marinate in ’em.

Here’s today’s selection:

God Is God (And I’m Not)

Father, if you are willing, take this cup from me; yet not my will, but yours be done. (Luke 22:42)

If I’m brutally honest, my prayers often have this overall theme: “Not your will, God, but MINE.” They usually consist of two parts: (1) listing all the things that didn’t go my way that day and (2) asking God to make ’em go my way the next.

Jesus on God’s Will

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

We’re in the midst of a series entitled JESUS ON EVERYTHING. Today’s topic? GOD’S WILL.

Jesus made it clear that we should always seek God’s will — not ours. Sadly, I need a reminder of that simple fact approximately every .03 seconds.

Pray through the following words straight from the mouth of Jesus with all your heart and mind: