Read Thru The New Testament – June 7

June 7   John 16:16-33 Jesus continues teaching the disciples five indispensible lessons they will need to know in order to live in His absence.  In verse 33, Jesus clearly states that the purpose of the things He is currently teaching them is to give them peace as they continue to live on earth in... Continue Reading →

Read Thru The New Testament – June 6

June 6   John 16:1-15 John 16:1-6-Jesus continues (15:18-16:6) to teach the second indispensible lesson concerning how they are to live in His absence…how to face opposition. John 16:1-4-He says that He has told them these things ahead of time so that when they happen they will remember that He had warned them and they... Continue Reading →

Read Thru The New Testament – June 5

June 5   John 15 Jesus and the disciples leave the home where they had celebrated the Passover (see 14:31).  They have probably begun to slowly make their way towards the Garden of Gethsemane (see 18:1).  Along the way, Jesus continues to teach the disciples.  Chapters 15-17 contain what is commonly referred to as the... Continue Reading →

Read Thru The New Testament – June 4

June 4   John 14:1-31-Jesus and the disciples are together for the Passover.  He is teaching them for the last time.  He bases this teaching on the reality of Who He is, God…not a representative of God, not a godly man…but God, Himself.  Having established that criterion, He begins with the command that they are... Continue Reading →

Read Thru The New Testament – June 3

June 3   John 13:18-38 John 13:18-20-Jesus speaks of His betrayal.  Judas is sitting there with the other disciples and must realize at this moment that Jesus is speaking of him.  Jesus tells the disciples that He is going to tell them now what will happen in the next few days so that when it... Continue Reading →

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