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Pastor Ray

Being With Jesus: John 21:22 (NLT) Jesus replied, “If I want him to remain alive until I return, what is that to you? As for you, follow me.” What is that to you? In other words, mind your own business! You worry about what you need to do, and I […]

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Being With Jesus: John 21:1 Afterward Jesus appeared again to his disciples, by the Sea of Galilee. John 21 is a rather strange chapter. In a sense, it almost seems unnecessary. John 20 could have easily been the conclusion of this amazing Gospel, for it more than adequately tells the […]

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Being With Jesus: John 20:19-23 (NLT) The disciples were meeting behind locked doors because they were afraid of the Jewish leaders. Suddenly, Jesus was standing there among them! “Peace be with you,” he said. As he spoke, he showed them the wounds in his hands and his side. They were […]

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Being With Jesus: John 20:17 (NLT) “Don’t cling to me,” Jesus said, “for I haven’t yet ascended to the Father. But go find my brothers and tell them, ‘I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.’” Imagine Mary’s surprise—and joy—at hearing that familiar […]

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Being With Jesus: John 20:3-6 (NLT) Peter and the other disciple started out for the tomb. They were both running, but the other disciple outran Peter and reached the tomb first. He stooped and looked in and saw the linen wrappings lying there, but he didn’t go in. Then Simon […]

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Being With Jesus: John 19:30 (NLT) Jesus drank the wine and said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and gave up his spirit.” Mission accomplished! The purpose for which God became man was complete! Jesus, the perfect God-man, had just offered himself as the only atoning sacrifice to […]

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Being With Jesus: John 19:15-16 (NLT) >“Away with him! Crucify him!” yelled the Jewish leaders. “What? Crucify your king?” Pilate asked. “We have no king but Caesar,” they shouted back. Then Pilate turned Jesus over to them to be crucified. From our perspective as Christians nearly two thousand years after […]

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