Category: 40 Bible Stories Devotion

40 Bible Stories #34: Until the Day We are Taken Up!

Act 1:1-3 In my former book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus began to do and to teach until the day he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy Spirit to the apostles he had

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“Til Death Do Us Part” – The Essential for Successful Marriages

In a time when we are seeing the decline of traditional marriage, the essential element to unleash the greatest potential is still found in marriage.  It is hard to believe this because we are seeing so many marriages disintegrate.  Even

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, #33

He Finds Us At The Tomb (From John 20:11-18) One of his own betrayed Him.  In the cover of darkness, they arrested Him.  Lies were the evidence as they shouted, “Crucify Him.”  But He had loved her.  Very few if

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40 Bible Stories Devotion, Day #32: A Twisted Crown

John 19:1-16 Then Pilate took Jesus and had him flogged. The soldiers twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on his head. They clothed him in a purple robe and went up to him again and again, saying,

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40 Bible Stories Devotion, #31: Jesus Washes The Disciples’ Feet

John 13:1-17 It was just before the Passover Feast. Jesus knew that the time had come for him to leave this world and go to the Father. Having loved his own who were in the world, he now showed them

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 30: Mary and Martha

Lazarus had been raised from the dead and now Jesus is a guest of Lazarus along with Mary and Martha.  They are preparing a dinner.  Well…at least Martha is preparing a dinner for Jesus.  Mary does something very different… John

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, #29: The Woman at the Well

Jn 4:4-26 Jesus Talks With a Samaritan Woman The Pharisees heard that Jesus was gaining and baptizing more disciples than John, although in fact it was not Jesus who baptized, but his disciples. When the Lord learned of this, he

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 28: Nicodemus

John 3:1-17 Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a member of the Jewish ruling council. He came to Jesus at night and said, “Rabbi, we know you are a teacher who has come from God. For

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40 Bible Stories Devotion, Day 27: Zachaeus

I just finished teaching on Ephesians 1.  There is an amazing statement made there.  Paul teaches us that the Lord Jesus Christ ‘has blessed us in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ.’  When we read this, we

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40 Bible Stories Devotional, Day 26: Jesus Heals a Paralytic

Sin is a huge issue.  It is that thing that separates us from the Lord.  It is that thing that destroyed the paradise of the Garden of Eden.  It ruined God’s original plan of walking and talking with Adam and

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