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Gospel of John

Isaiah 55-66, John 1-6 Notes

Some helpful commentary: DT-commentary-Isaiah-55-66_John-1-6

John 7-21 Notes

Some helpful commentary: DT Commentary_John 7-21

December 30, 2011 Devotion Sharing (John 4, 9)

Submitted by Chul K. of Gracepoint Berkeley Church John 4:28-42 When the disciples were concerned about the meal that Jesus might have skipped, Jesus said he had another kind of food which would strengthen his mind and body. This secret food Jesus mentioned was to do the will of Father who sent him and to […]

Devotion Time: March 28 – April 30, 2011

Here are the DT Packets on the Passion from March 28 – April 30, 2011: 1. Passion_DT_GospelOfJohn_Mar28-Apr30 2. Passion_DT_Mar28-Apr30_questionsonly 3. passion_dt_gospelofjohn_mar28-apr2_chinese

April 27, 2011 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by James Chao, Gracepoint San Diego 1 John 1:1-2 Meditate on the fact that with the person of Jesus “life appeared.” Christianity is different than other religions in that at the core, it’s not about mainly about living a moral life or even a pious life. From the very beginning, Christians have always affirmed […]

April 26, 2011 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by Richard Tay, Gracepoint Berkeley John 21:1-3 “‘Afterward’ implies an indefinite lapse of time (cf. 2:12; 3:22; 5:1, 14; 6:1; 7:1; 11:7, 11; 13:7; 19:28, 38), but not always a long time. Since this event is categorized as Jesus’ third appearance to the disciples after the Resurrection (21:14), it must have taken place between […]

April 25, 2011 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by Cynthia Peng, Gracepoint Berkeley John 20:30-31 “To believe that Jesus is the Christ (Messiah) and the Son of God involves the total acceptance of the revelation of God that he offers, the acknowledgment of his divine authority, and the fulfillment of the commission he entrusted to his disciples. The total scope of this […]

April 21, 2011 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by Steve Kim, Gracepoint Riverside John 18-19 In Mark 14:30, Jesus says to Peter, “I tell you the truth, today—yes, tonight—before the rooster crows twice you yourself will disown me three times. In response Peter emphatically insisted, “Even if I have to die with you, I will never disown you.” It was just earlier […]

April 22, 2011 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by Wilson Fong, Gracepoint Berkeley John 19:17, 28 What does Jesus’ statement “I am thirsty” show about what he endured on the cross? Jesus was thirsty because his body was suffering from significant fluid loss – given the scourging inflicted upon him (John 19:1) and the strenuous trek from Pilate’s palace to Golgotha, “carrying […]

April 20, 2011 Devotion Sharing

Submitted by Ahmi Kim, Gracepoint Berkeley John 18:33-19:1 What can I learn about Jesus’ heart through his interaction with Pilate? I can learn about how much Jesus seemed to have wanted Pilate to focus on the truth of who He was, rather than what others said. Jesus could have ignored Pilate altogether, but, in His […]