The Faith Of Jesus Daily Devotional
Finding and keeping the faith of Jesus, the faith He possesses.
@ Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.
( FaithOfJesus thread begun by RandyP )
Today's reading: November24
@ And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it was winter.
@ And Jesus walked in the temple in Solomon's porch.
@ Then came the Jews round about him, and said unto him, How long dost thou make us to doubt? If thou be the Christ, tell us plainly.
@ Jesus answered them, I told you, and ye believed not: the works that I do in my Father's name, they bear witness of me.
@ But ye believe not, because ye are not of my sheep, as I said unto you.
@ My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:
@ And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.
@ My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father's hand.
@ I and my Father are one.
@ Then the Jews took up stones again to stone him.
@ Jesus answered them, Many good works have I shewed you from my Father; for which of those works do ye stone me?
@ The Jews answered him, saying, For a good work we stone thee not; but for blasphemy; and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself God.
@ Jesus answered them, Is it not written in your law, I said, Ye are gods?
@ If he called them gods, unto whom the word of God came, and the scripture cannot be broken;
@ Say ye of him, whom the Father hath sanctified, and sent into the world, Thou blasphemest; because I said, I am the Son of God?
@ If I do not the works of my Father, believe me not.
@ But if I do, though ye believe not me, believe the works: that ye may know, and believe, that the Father is in me, and I in him.
@ Therefore they sought again to take him: but he escaped out of their hand,
@ And went away again beyond Jordan into the place where John at first baptized; and there he abode.
@ And many resorted unto him, and said, John did no miracle: but all things that John spake of this man were true.
@ And many believed on him there.
The Unbelief of the Jews
- Ask yourself and journal:
- What do I find here about the faith that Jesus possesses?
- How can I keep it alive in my daily walk?