'Bread of Life' Tagged Posts

'Bread of Life' Tagged Posts

Daily Devotions: August 12, 2018

August 12, 2018 John 6:45-51…“I am the bread of life. Your ancestors ate the manna in the wilderness, and they died.” vss. 48-49 In the first century there had been a struggle between those Jews who had embraced Jesus as messiah and those who clung to the old traditions. Ultimately, that conflict led to a split and the separation of church and synagogue. As John writes his gospel, he wants his readers to know that in Jesus they will find…

Daily Devotions: August 5, 2018

August 5, 2018 John 6:30-35…“Jesus said to them, ‘I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.’” vs. 35 As followers of Jesus, we are rightly involved in programs to address the massive hunger problems that our world faces. The food supply, even on our fertile and productive planet, is often in jeopardy, and no one quite knows what the effects of global warming will be…

Daily Devotions: July 28 , 2018

July 28, 2018 John 6:1-14…“Then Jesus took the loaves, and when he had given thanks, he distributed them to those who were seated; so also the fish, as much as they wanted.” vs. 11 As we read these words from John’s account of the feeding of the 5000, we’re reminded of Holy Communion. Jesus took the loaves, gave thanks, and distributed the bread to the people, and all who ate were satisfied. Sometimes we get sidetracked in our reflection and…