Tag «Jesus»

The Withered Fig Tree

Yesterday we briefly mentioned Mark 11:12-14 as Jesus curses the Fig tree. I want to talk about that today Tuesday the 13th of Nisan when the disciples asked how the fig tree withered so quickly. Mark 11:20-26 But before we move on to the withered fig tree it’s important not to leave out Mark 11:18 …

Are You The Teacher Of Israel?

No one has ascended into heaven, but He who descended from heaven: the Son of Man. Jesus is talking about His Heavenly home, He came down from heaven! To be the Savior of the world! “Behold, the virgin shall be with child and shall bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which …

How Can These Things Be?

Jesus answered, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. 6 That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. 7 Do not be amazed that I said to you, …

He set His face to go to Jerusalem

Soon we will celebrate Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday. I was thinking about Palm Sunday how it sets up Good Friday and then Easter. His (Jesus) mission was to secure salvation for those who would believe. I was reading in Luke 9:51 where it says “He (Jesus) was determined to go to Jerusalem.” …