And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you. ~Matthew 17:20 I am often slightly offended when … Continue reading Day 76 – My Jesus Journal – A Small Faith For A Mighty Mountain
“For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?”Matthew 16:26 KJV Wealth , fame and success drive this world. In a fast-paced , money-making and oftentimes competitive world , it is easy for us to … Continue reading Day 75- My Jesus Journal- The Value Of Your Soul
“This people honors Me with their lips, But their heart is far away from Me.”Matthew 15:8 AMP We are familiar with the verse in Matthew 12 : 34 that speaks about our speech coming from the abundance of our hearts . Yet , Jesus gives an example here of people who seemingly ‘honour’ Him with … Continue reading Day 74 – My Jesus Journal – What Is The Heart Behind Your Words?
“But Jesus immediately said to them: “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.” “Lord, if it’s you,” Peter replied, “tell me to come to you on the water.” “Come,” he said. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus.”Matthew 14:27-29 NIV Jesus appears to Peter and … Continue reading Day 73- My Jesus Journal- Come!
“When Jesus heard of it, he departed thence by ship into a desert place apart: and when the people had heard thereof, they followed him on foot out of the cities. And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and he healed their sick. And when it … Continue reading Day 72- My Jesus Journal- Jesus Reacts to 5000
“Once again, the kingdom of heaven is like a net that was let down into the lake and caught all kinds of fish. When it was full, the fishermen pulled it up on the shore. Then they sat down and collected the good fish in baskets, but threw the bad away.”Matthew 13:47-48 NIV Jesus gives … Continue reading Day 71- My Jesus Journal – The Parable Of The Net
“He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds come and perch in its … Continue reading Day 70- My Jesus Journal- The Parable Of The Mustard Seed
“Jesus told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field. But while everyone was sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and went away. When the wheat sprouted and formed heads, then the weeds also appeared. “The owner’s servants came to him … Continue reading Day 69- My Jesus Journal- The Parable Of The Weeds
“That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the lake. Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people stood on the shore. Then he told them many things in parables, saying: “A farmer went out to sow his seed. … Continue reading Day 68- My Jesus Journal – The Parable Of The Sower
“The good man, from his [inner] good treasure, brings out good things; and the evil man, from his [inner] evil treasure, brings out evil things.”Matthew 12:35 AMP Jesus closes His encounter with the Pharisees after they uttered careless words . In their haste to deny Jesus , they had blasphemed the working of God through … Continue reading Day 67- My Jesus Journal- Matters Of The Heart