Jesus said, “You may ask Me for anything, in My name, and I will do it.” John 14: 14

As we continue our study of the Gospel of John, we pick up at verse 10 of chapter 14. The disciples had asked Jesus to show them Father God. His response to them was this:

“Anyone who has seen Me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father? Don’t you believe that I am in the Father and that the Father is in Me? The words I say to you I do not speak on my own authority. Rather it is the Father, living in Me who is doing His work. Believe Me when I say that I am in the Father, and the Father is in Me, or at least believe on the evidence of the works themselves. Very truly I tell you whoever believes in Me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these because I am going to the Father. And I will do whatever you ask in My name so that the Father may be glorified in the Son. You may ask Me for anything in My name and I will do it.” ( John 14:10-14.)

Time on earth was growing short for the Lord. He would very soon be on a Cross, dying for our sins and for every need we have as children of the flesh, but He could see the disciples still did not get it when He told them He and the Father were One. He had told them this before- that He and the Father were One. That He was in the Father, and the Father was in Him, (John 10:30), but they still asked Him to show them the Father. This fact was still a new development for the disciples. God Almighty Himself, being in someone’s body, was something they had never been taught before the coming of Jesus, and they found it very difficult to grasp.. Jesus understood, and pointed them to the works He had done, and told them this was the Father in Him doing those miracles.

This is what Jesus was bringing to light when He told them that whoever believes in Him would be able to do things He had done, because of the presence and power of God within. This had been a very limited experience with selected Prophets, and People before. When He told them they would do greater things than He had done, one of the things He no doubt spoke of was the spreading of the Good News, to the world. He was geographically limited – they would not be. When He spoke of going to the Father, He was saying the Father is on the Throne in Heaven, and also in each Believer. Something the children of God as a whole had never experienced or understood before. In our next study, we will see how the Lord begins to explain more of the Holy Spirit, and His Presence and Power.

Jesus tells them “I am going to the Father.” The Word tells us He sits at the right hand of the Father on the Throne of Grace today. He was telling them what was to come. He said, “Ask in my name, and I will do whatever you ask.so that the Father may be glorified in the Son.” All power has been given unto Him, and He was letting them know. He said, “You may ask Me anything in My name and I will do it.” When we ask in Jesus name, we are aligning with Who He is, What He is, What He would do, and His Will. The Word says: “This is the confidence we have in approaching God; that if we ask anything according to his will, He hears us. And if we know He hears us -whatever we ask- we know that we have what we asked of Him.” (1 John 5:14) The timing, and the way He does what we ask is in His Sovereign Hands. Let us never hesitate to ask, and let us never doubt His Word.💚

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Jesus said, “Anyone who has seen Me, has seen the Father” John 14:9

As we continue our study of the Gospel of John, we pick up as Jesus is with His disciples at the last Passover meal before His giving of His life for us that we might live the Abundant Life, in Him. He told them, and us, “I am the Way the Truth and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. If you really know Me, you will know My Father as well. From now on you do know Him, and have seen Him.” John 14: 6-7 He had said, “I and the Father are One.” John 10:30, and so it is.

The Word says we are children of God. How can that be since He is Spirit, and we are flesh. It is because Jesus has made the Way. Jesus is Son of Man, Son of God. The Word says “for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” Gal 3:28 We become sons and daughters of God when we accept Christ Jesus as Lord and Savior. He is Spirit, and He is Flesh. This is what we become in Him. He is the Way that we become One with the Father. It is through Christ that we become children of God, and joint heirs with HIm. He is the Way. He is the Truth. He is the Life. He is our mediator. He is our intercessor. He has satisfied all payment of sin for mankind for all time so that Father can receive us as Holy. This is the Grand Plan of Father God to bring us to Himself as His Children. To be as One with Him in Love.

Philip said unto the Lord, “Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us.” Jesus answered: “Don’t you know Me Philip, even after I have been among you such a long time? Anyone who has seen Me, has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father.'” John 14: 8-9.

One commentator said, “Jesus is the visible, tangible image of the invisible God. He is the complete revelation of what God is like, and who He is. To know Jesus is to know the Father. The search for God, for truth and reality, ends in Christ.” The Word says, “The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation.” Colossians 1:15. And it says: “In the past, God spoke to our ancestors through the Prophets at many times, and in various ways, but in these last days He has spoken to us by His Son, whom He appointed heir of all things, and through Him made the universe. The Son is the radiance of God’s glory, and the exact representation of His being, sustaining all things by His powerful Word. After He had provided purification for sins, He sat down at the right hand at the Majesty in Heaven. So He became as much superior to the angels as the name He has inherited is superior to theirs.” Hebrews 1: 1-4

A commentator said, “As the Way, Jesus is our path to the Father. As the Truth He is the realtiy of all God’s promises. As the Life, He joins His divine life to ours, both now and for all eternity.”

Father God, and Jesus, and the Holy Spirit are One. In Jesus, we are One in God, and all that He is. He is Love. Let us be One with Him in Love, and walk in all that He has for us -His Children💚.

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“Jesus is the Way and the Truth and the Life.” John 14:6

Between my internet service going down, and all of the recent dedicated days on weekends, it has been a while since we dug into our study of the Gospel of John, but let’s pick up where we left off at John 14:1. Jesus and His Disciples are having the Pass Over Meal, which becomes “The Lord’s Supper”. He has washed their feet as an example of humility, and Servant Leadership, and has spent the time continuing to Teach the Truths that are ours to have, and telling them once again what is to come. He tells them He will be going away, and they cannot come now, but they will join Him later. He says:

“Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in Me. My Father’s house has many rooms;[some translations say: ‘In my Father’s house are many mansions”] if that were not so, would I have told you I am going there to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you I will come back and take you to be with Me that you may also be where I am. You know the way to the place where I am going.” Thomas said to Him, “Lord, we don’t know where you are going, so how can we know the way?”
Jesus answered, ” I am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. If you really know Me, you will know my Father as well. From now on you do know Him and have seen Him.” John 14: 1-7

What a revelation to the Disciples. The Word had always taught that “no man has seen the Father”. But now Jesus is telling them, they have seen the Father. Philip said, “Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us.” Jesus answered, “Don’t you know Me, Philip, even after I have been among such a long time? Anyone who has seen Me has seen the Father.” John 14:8-9

“Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life.” This is the capstone to build the truth of God’s love for us. The words of truth that fits, and joins everything together. In 2 Corinthians verse 1:20 the Word says, “For no matter how many promises God has made, they are YES in Christ Jesus, and so through Him the ‘Amen’ is spoken by us to the glory of God.” Every promise God ever made was, and is YES in Christ. He is the Way – that Way is unconditional Love from the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. He is the Truth – the proven truth, seen on a cross, that Father has set mankind free from sin and death because of His unconditional love for us. He is the Life – the Life that Jesus said He came to give to us Abundantly through His Grace. Every promise for eternal life made is YES, IN CHRIST.

To know Christ Jesus, is also to know the Father, and the Holy Spirit. Great God in three persons, Blessed Trinity. More on this as we continue this fascinating study of the truth He left the disciples with.

Have a wonderful week as you walk with our Lord in His great love for you.💚

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Memorial Day

Tomorrow we will celebrate Memorial Day. It is a day of honoring those who have laid down their lives in defense, and in Service and in love of our Country, and for those who are a part of it. We celebrate with a National Holiday of closed Schools, and Post Offices, and Banks, and many Businesses. We celebrate with Parades and Speeches, and B B Q, and Fun and Games. It evolved from “Decoration Day.” It started as a day to decorate the graves of the fallen in battle. It moved around to some different dates, but has now settled in on the last Monday of May, – officially entitled Memorial Day.

It is fitting and appropriate to celebrate Memorial Day. To proclaim and set aside a day to give thanks to the men and women for the ultimate sacrifice they gave to protect and bless those they love. It is a privilege, and should not be taken lightly because of the very heavy cost. Let us pray for those who are Family of the Fallen as we celebrate and give thanks to them. Let us rejoice in what we have been given with these sacrifices of love. l

Let us take this day to remember and honor also the fallen in the Service of our Lord. Peter is the first recorded saying unto Jesus, “I will lay down my life for you.” John 13:37. And though he struggled, and did not get it right the first time he had the opportunity, he did indeed lay down his life for the love of our Lord, and for all of us who would be a part of the kingdom of God. Many have followed. Many will continue to follow until the Lord comes again. Just as defending and saving our Country, and those we love is never ending, being the front line to tell the Good News that will save the world is never ending.

Let us carry on with what we are here to do. We are here, at this time by the Lord’s divine timing. We are here to stand for Him, and to bring the Good News. The Good News of what was done for God’s Children as Jesus willingly sacrificed Himself – layed down His life for us- so that we would forever be protected by His blood. The Word says, “For by one sacrifice He has made perfect forever those who are being made holy – in Him” Hebrews 10:14. Then He adds, “Their sins and lawless deeds I will remember no more. And where these have been forgiven, sacrifice for sin is no longer necessary.” Hebrews 10:17-18, Let us remember and rejoice each day in what we have been given with this Supreme Sacrifice of Love.

Have a sweet Lord’s Day today, and a wonderful Memorial Day as you remember. You are greatly Loved. 💚

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Happy Mother’s Day to our Mother’s!!!

“Honor thy Father, and thy Mother is a Holy Command in the original 10 Commandments.  The Lord didn’t say you ‘should’ honor your Father and your Mother,  He said,”Honor your Father and your Mother.”  The other 10 Commandments are about what we “shall not” do.  This one tells us what “we shall” do that brings a promise.

This commandment is quoted in the original 10 Commandments, in several other places in the Old Testament and New Testament, and in three of the Gospels. In the fourth, the Gospel of John, the last thing recorded that Jesus did before He died on the cross for us was to make sure His Mother was taken care of. (John 19: 25 to 27)
Jesus honored His Mother. So it should be for each of us.  God chose this person to give us life, and they should be honored as the partner of God they are.  We would not be here without them, and most of us learned what unconditional love is all about from the actions of our Mom.  Sadly that is not the case 100% of the time, but for the most part that is as natural as breathing for them. Nothing can separate us from God’s love, and that is the case almost always with a Mother’s love for her child.  There is a bond between a Mother, and her child that is holy – truly God given.  We have seen and heard of things that could only happen through the grace and love and power of God.  Mothers have been known to literally lift a car off their child, to fight an animal or dangerous person over them, to give their child the last bite of food in their possession, and the list goes on.  This is LOVE.  God is LOVE.  God creates Life, and provides for it.  A Mother is given the privilege to create Life in her body, and then take care of that life she has brought into the world.  God even gives her body the ability to provide what is needed to the newborn child.  The Mother is indeed a very special Creation of God, and is not always the person who brought the child into the world, but is the Mother, the Mom, nevertheless.
Every Mother’s Day, I love to share this beautiful piece of Love honoring all Moms. The author of this is unknown, but it goes: “A baby asked God, ‘They tell me You are sending me to earth tomorrow, but how am I going to live there being so small and helpless?’ God said, “Your angel will be waiting for you and will take care of you.”  The child further inquired, “But tell me, here in heaven I don’t have to do anything but sing and smile to be happy.”  God said, “Your angel will sing for you and will also smile for you.  And you will feel your angel’s love and be very happy.”   “And what am I going to do when I want to talk to You?”  God said, “Your angel will place your hands together and teach you how to pray.  I will always hear you.”  “Who will protect me?” the child asked.  “Your angel will defend you even if it means risking its life.”, God said.  At that moment there was much peace in Heaven, but voices from Earth could be heard and the child asked, “Father, if I am to leave now, please tell me my angel’s name.”  God said, “You will simply call her, Mom.”
Happy Mother’s Day, to all of you Moms and  Mother’s – in whatever way that God has called you to be. Female, or male, natural birth or adoption.   Thank you for all you do every day for the one you are raising, or providing care for.  May you be honored.   As the Word says in Proverbs 31:28, “Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her.”  May you be blessed and honored in all ways, and in all things as your loved ones lift you up in Love, today and every day.💚
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“Where I am going, you cannot follow now, but you will follow later.” John 13:36

We continue our study of the Gospel of John.  Picking up at verse 33 of chapter 13, the Apostle is quoting the words of Jesus, as He was preparing His Apostles for His departure:

He said, “My children, I will be with you only a little longer.  You will look for Me, and just as I told the Jews, so I tell you now, where I am going, you cannot come.” … Simon Peter asked Him, “Lord, where are you going?”  Jesus replied, “Where I am going you cannot follow now, but you will follow later.”   Peter asked, “Lord, why can’t I follow you now?  I will lay down my life for you.”   Then Jesus answered, “Will you really lay down your life for Me?  Very truly I tell you before the rooster crows, you will disown Me three times!”                   (John 13: 33-38)
With the exception of Judas Iscariot, the Apostles were at a high in their commitment to Jesus.  Though Peter was the only one who asked the question of “Why can’t I follow You now?”, no doubt the other Apostles were wondering the same thing.  They had been with Jesus, continually, night and day for many months.  And to be with Him is what they wanted.  When you love someone, you want to be in their presence; you want to see them, you want to hear their voice, and see their face. This is what Jesus was talking about on one of His visits to see Lazarus, and his sisters Martha and Mary.  Martha was busy getting the meal ready for everyone to eat, but Mary was sitting at the feet of Jesus listening to what He said.  Martha went to Jesus and asked, “Lord, don’t You care that my sister has left me to do the work by myself?  Tell her to help me!”  “Martha, Martha,” the Lord answered, “you are worried and upset about many things, but few things are needed – or indeed only one.  Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her.”  (Luke 10: 38-42)
The Apostles had already discovered that being in the presence of Jesus, was where they wanted to be, and they could not understand why He would be leaving them.   They were not hearing Him say, “You will follow later.”  They were not hearing Him say, “I will never leave you or forsake you.” (Jos 1:5) They were not hearing Him say, “Surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” (Matthew 28:20)  They did not know He was saying,  “I must return to Heaven, and reign at the right hand of the Father, and then I will be with you wherever you are.  For Father will send you the Holy Spirit to give you the strength and power you will need as you REMAIN HERE TO DELIVER THE GOOD NEWS UNTIL IT IS TIME FOR YOU TO COME HOME.  Then you will follow Me to Heaven.  For the Father, and the Holy Spirit, and I, are One.  And wherever you are, I am there, Our Father is there, the Holy Spirit is there, in you, to bring about miracles of faith and tell the Good News here on earth.  This is what Jesus was saying when He said, “You cannot follow now, but you WILL follow later.  I will not leave you, I am with you always.” “Here, there, everywhere.”
So it is for each of us.  When we fall in love with Jesus, and desire to be with Him, so it is.  He is always with us in the body, and in our soul and spirit in the Holy Spirit.  He is with us here on earth, and of course will be with us in heaven.  He will never leave us or forsake us.  Where He is; we will follow, for there is where we want to be, and there is where He wants us, and so it is. 💚 So let us be about our labor of love here on earth.  Let us tell the Good News. Jesus is Lord, and He is with us always.- wherever we are.💚
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“By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” John 13: 35

“A new command I give you:  Love one another.  As I have loved you, so you must love one another.  By this everyone will know that you are my disciples if you love one another.”
John 13: 34-35
In the Book of Leviticus, we see where God gave Moses the standards the Israelites would keep to live a Holy Life.  Chapter 19:18 says, “Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself.  I am the Lord.”  Therefore,  “Love one another”, was not a new Command, it was a new command from Jesus.  What Jesus was saying is this; “Love one another as “I” have loved you.”  This was a new level of Love.
There were many instances where the Israelites were complaining, and quarreling and dividing into Groups, ie Pharisees, Sadducees, etc. and today, Christians dividing into Protestants and Catholics, with over 600 different denominations – some being very non accepting of the other, so Jesus is saying:  “I give you a new command to Love one another, as I have loved you.  He wants His church, His body to be as one; He wants us to love as one as we represent Him.   By His words and actions He said, “I have loved you unconditionally.  I accept you for who you are; accept each other for who each of you are.”    He said,” I am about to lay down my life for you to prove my love for you, prove your love to one another by your actions.  Help each other when it is not convenient.  Help each other even if it is hard to do.  Consider others welfare beyond your own, and do not be self seeking. Show patience and kindness to those who have not shown it to you, and keep no record of wrongs.  Love does not boast, and does not allow pride in self to lead; it always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.”
When Jesus says, “Love one another as I have loved you; by this everyone will know that you are my disciples.”, these things, these acts, and these attitudes of love are brought to mind.  They are given by Christ, and are expressed in many places by those who wrote down the Word, and in particular in 1 Corinthians 13.  They set the Christian apart.  As we love others like this, we are loving the way He does.  As we love like this we are clearly showing that we are His disciples.  We are clearly showing He is in us; loving through us, giving us the spirit of power to love as He does.  This kind of love comes through walking in the Spirit.  In the flesh it shall not be, but in the Spirit, it shall be done. 💚
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Happy Easter!!! He is New Life!!! “To Him be glory and power forever and ever. Amen” Revelations l: 6

My Daughter is over 49, and my Son is 49, and my wife still has them, along with our Grandson who is 18, and others of various ages that come to this glorious event, hunting Easter Eggs on Easter Sunday. My job is to hide the eggs, (they are plastic and are various shapes and colors), and then help her with games and prizes she puts together based upon different shapes, and colors, and sizes of the eggs found, and songs she has selected. It is quite a fun event, and then when it is over, we talk about the love of God, and what Easter is really all about.

Easter is the time to celebrate what the Lord has done for us, and what He does each day. A time to remember afresh the Pass Over Week, and weekend when the lives of Mankind were changed forever. I love the story one of my dear friends from Houston has sent me a couple of times about Easter. Please let me share a short paraphrase of it with you. It is about a teacher who had a child in her class with some serious health issues and severe learning disabilities. She never knew if he was getting what she said because his reaction never told her. One Easter season she gave each child an empty plastic Egg, and asked them to put something in it that represented new life. Some of the kids put in things like fresh flowers, and green grass, but this young man’s egg was empty. When she opened the egg and saw that it was empty, the Teacher did not know if he had understood the assignment. When asked he said, “The empty egg was for the empty tomb.” His Dad had told him the Good News. Because of the Resurrection of Christ Jesus by His Father God, New Life had walked out of that tomb leaving it empty of death, and bringing new life to all mankind who would accept it. Amen. Yes, He got it. May it be so for each of us. Let us just tell the Good News and leave the results to the Lord.

This week, and weekend, we have celebrated the final week of Christ Jesus’ first walk upon this earth. He will be back. The Word tells us the week began with Him receiving the glory and honor of a King as He entered Jerusalem, but moved into His execution on a cross on the Friday of that week. The Word leads us to celebrate the weekend because Sunday is the first day of the new week, and it is the day we rejoice over the fact that Christ Jesus defeated death, and lives in Victory as He sits upon the Throne of Grace at the right hand of the Father. We celebrate what Christ did in His Spirit after He left His mortal body hanging on that cross.on that Friday. The Word says He descended into the lower depths, (Ephesians 4:7-10), took back the keys of the kingdom from the thief, (Revelations 1:18-19), and set the captives free, and gave assignments to mankind, assumed the position of King of Kings, and then on Sunday Morning became the firstborn from the dead into this new body we shall inherit!
“To Him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by His blood, and has made us to be a kingdom and priests to serve His God and Father – to Him be glory and power forever and ever.” Amen. (Revelations 1: 5-6)

What a weekend! What a Savior! What is ours through Him as we walk in His Presence and Love!

HAPPY EASTER.💚

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“Now the Son of Man is glorified and God is glorified in Him.” John 13: 31

As we continue our study of the Gospel of John, we pick up at verse 31 of Chapter 13. Judas had just left the upper room where Jesus and His disciples were celebrating the Pass Over. He was going to betray Jesus to the Jew’s Leadership. Under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, the Apostle writes:

“When he (Judas) was gone, Jesus said, “Now the Son of Man is glorified and God is glorified in Him. If God is glorified in Him, God will glorify the Son in Himself and will glorify Him at once.” (John 13: 31-32)

When Jesus sent Judas on the way to betray Him, this was Step One of the Magnificent Plan that had been created to save Mankind. Only Jesus Christ, and The Father, and The Holy Spirit knew of this plan. Satan, and the Jewish Leadership, and the Pharisees, and the Sadducees and those who followed them wanted Jesus dead. But little did they know this needed to happen for the plan to go forward.

Satan wanted Jesus dead because Jesus was the Messiah; and Satan thought the Messiah would take back the promised throne of David, and take back the keys of the kingdom he had stolen from Adam. He thought the chosen race killing Jesus because they did not believe in Him would stop that. The Jewish Leadership wanted Jesus dead because part of them did not believe Jesus was the Messiah, because He had not come in with a physical Army to set them free from Rome. The other part wanted Jesus dead because they were afraid the people would make Jesus High Priest, and remove them from their control of the people. But what our God of Love wanted, was to set us free from the sin and death man had fallen into through Adam. The shed blood and death of the perfect sacrifice would accomplish that. Jesus had come to earth to be the Messiah, and the Perfect Sacrifice.
Father God was willing to allow His Son to die for us because He loves us unconditionally; and His Son was willing to die for us because He loves us unconditionally.

God always has a plan. He does nothing by mistake. He does nothing ahead of its time, or nothing behind its time. “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” (Ecclesiastes 3: 1) Many times we do not understand the plan, and it is not imperative that we do, but this we do understand, He always gets it right. None of them knew what they were doing except the Lord. Let us always bear in mind, He is sovereign, He is love, we can and must trust Him for us to have Peace. For as the Word says, “Who has known the mind of the Lord so as to instruct Him.” (1 Corinthians 2:15.) Let us trust His mind, let us trust His heart; in all things and in all ways. He loves us so; He proved that by sending Jesus to meet our needs. We can trust that He always will work to meet our needs, He will always make it all come together for our Good as we walk with Him in Love. For in this He is glorified. In this He shows His unconditional love for us. Walk in His Love, God’s Beloveds. Jesus is His Love. Expect to be greatly blessed in Him. 💚

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As soon as Judas took the Bread, Satan entered into him. John 13:27

As we continue our study of the Gospel of John, we pick up at at verse 25, of Chapter 13. Jesus, and His Disciples were at the Passover Meal, the Last Supper for Him, and He had made the statement that one of them would betray Him; for He was a wanted man. John was sitting next to Jesus, and Peter asked John to find out who it was. The Word says,

“Leaning back against Jesus, he asked Him, ‘Lord, who is it?’ Jesus answered, ‘It is the one to whom I will give this piece of bread when have dipped it in the dish.’ Then dipping the piece of bread, He gave it to Judas, the son of Simon Iscariot. As soon as Judas took the bread, Satan entered into him. So Jesus told him, ‘What you have to do, do quickly.’ But no one at the meal understood why Jesus said this to him Since Judas had charge of the money, some thought Jesus was telling him to buy what was needed for the festival, or to give something to the poor. As soon as Judas had taken the bread, he went out. And it was night.” John 13: 25 – 30.

Many opinions have been given as to why Judas betrayed Jesus, but we can only give opinions, we do not know why for certain. We can only know for sure when the Word tells us, and it tells us that Satan entered into the heart of Judas, at the Pass Over Supper, and Judas went about doing what he had agreed to do. Betray Jesus. The Word tells us Judas was in fact a thief, and that Satan had entered him prior to the Pass Over, and that he had already been paid in advance 30 pieces of silver to betray Jesus. So he was open access to the devil to enter in and give focus and power to do the job he needed to do that night. The arrest, the mock trial, the beating, the crucifixion, the death of our Lord was all part of the plan of salvation. Judas and the devil were used in that plan though they had no idea they were being used. The devil thought the death of the Messiah would stop the saving of mankind. Judas, even though he had seen the miracles of Jesus, and was taught personally by Him, was willing to be used because He had not given himself to the Messiah.

Things happen, and often people are used to make those things happen – people who know the Lord, and people that do not know the Lord. Understanding these things are well above our pay grade at this time, but here is truth. God is Sovereign. He always has our best interest in mind. Trust Him. He is Love. He is Good. Christ is our Righteousness.

When we abide, that is live in, the Righteousness of Christ, evil cannot enter into our heart and mind. When we abide in the fallen flesh, it can. Let us live and walk in the Spirit of God who is within us when we accept Jesus as Lord. Evil cannot abide where God is, for God is Light, and Love. Light and Love always overcomes the darkness and despair of any situation. Let us always trust, and believe that it does, and know that we will see it happen as we continue our walk of faith in Him.💚

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