As we enter chapter 17 of John’s Gospel we come to what has been called the High Priestly Prayer of Jesus. It is a great prayer — a wonderful prayer of our Lord’s. It is in fact the longest prayer of Christ’s we have recorded for us in God’s Word. [Read more…] about The Joyful Prayer of Jesus – John 17:1-5
Archives for April 2012
For a few weeks now we’ve been examining the teaching of Christ to the disciples and we’ve noted often their confusion and failure to understand all that Christ taught them.
We arrive at the closing verses of chapter 16 today and with them we find encouraging promises from Christ given to His disciples and given to all who believe in Him. [Read more…] about No One Can Steal Your Peace – John 16:25-33