Devotion – Now My Soul is Troubled

Devotion – Now My Soul is Troubled

An elderly aunt was driving her car, which she had long ago named “Has Been,” as she entered the parking lot with nary an empty space in sight. Just then backup lights indicated the car nearby was readying to leave. But before “Has Been” could be driven into the now...
Devotion – A New Life

Devotion – A New Life

Friday, March 16 Scripture: John 12:20-33 Of John 12:20-33, the significance may seem a little illusive, but it essentially (verses 24- 25) represents an important part of the spirit and reasoning describing the Christian religion. It raises some problems, probably...
Devotion – Give Me Jesus

Devotion – Give Me Jesus

Thursday, March 15 Scripture: John 12:20-33 Now among those who went up to worship at the festival were some Greeks. They came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and said to him, “Sir, we wish to see Jesus… While reading, meditating, and praying about...
Devotion – Bittersweet

Devotion – Bittersweet

Wednesday, March 14 Scripture: John 12:20-33 Now my soul is troubled. And what shall I say – “Father save me from this hour?” No, it is for this reason I have come to this hour. John 12:27 None of us likes to go through a trial or a test. We think that having a...
Devotion – The Power of Promise

Devotion – The Power of Promise

Tuesday, March 13 Scripture: John 12:20-33 Jesus shares the parables to illustrate that we must sacrifice in life to death. That’s heavy stuff. The promise He makes is the most powerful thing I can imagine; in death, we will be reborn into someone forever...