Tag - Blind

What Do You Want?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Matthew 20:32 Jesus stopped and called them. “What do you want me to do for you?” he asked. O-bservation: Two blind men called out to Jesus one day, asking Him to have mercy on them. Jesus responded be saying, "What Do You Want?" A-pplication: When you read this story, it seems obvious that these men wanted to be healed of their blindness. However, how many of us have met a lung cancer patient with a cigarette in their hand? In other words, a person can appear to be in obvious need, but until they spell out...

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How Can I Help You?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Mark 10:51a What do you want me to do for you?” Jesus asked him. O-bservation: One day, as Jesus arrived in Jericho, a certain blind man named Bartimaeus called out to Jesus for help. Instead of ignoring him, or making him follow a list of rules in order to be helped, Jesus responded by saying, "How Can I Help You?" A-pplication: This response of Jesus to blind Bartimaeus (He healed him BTW) is at the very heart of the Christian Faith. Perhaps you've heard that line before ... "Blessed to be a Blessing." In comparison to...

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TESTIFY

S. O. A. P. Here's your 90 second AM devotional! S-cripture: John 9:25 He replied, “Whether he is a sinner or not, I don’t know. One thing I do know. I was blind but now I see!” O-bservation: This is the story of a man who had been born blind. Jesus picked up some dirt, spit on it, made some mud, and rubbed the mud on the man's eyes. He then told him to go wash it off in the "Pool of Siloam." When he did, his eyes were completely healed. The Pharisees were now very upset because Jesus had healed him on the Sabbath....

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