Tag - Blood

The Fountain Of Life

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Zechariah 13:1 On that day a fountain will be opened to the house of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, to cleanse them from sin and impurity. O-bservation: This prophecy, given by the prophet Zechariah, was foretelling the coming of Jesus and the fact that He would die on a cruel cross. The “Fountain” that was to be opened for the cleansing of the people’s sins was actually the blood that Jesus shed to make a way for not only Jewish people but also for Gentiles to be saved. The blood of Jesus for...

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The High Price Of Leaving

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: John 6:66 From this time many of his disciples turned back and no longer followed him. O-bservation: Jesus had just finished a very intense teaching on His Flesh and His Blood, telling His disciples they were to partake in that. Many of them didn't fully understand, and from that time some turned away from Him. A-pplication: In time, every one of the people who turned away from Jesus in this story lost it all. They didn't just lose knowing the God who had spoken the universe into existence. They didn't just lose their families, raised in...

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The Fountain

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Zechariah 13:1 On that day a fountain will be opened to the house of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, to cleanse them from sin and impurity. O-bservation: In the previous chapter, the Prophet speaks of the future sacrifice of Jesus by death on a cross in order to produce an everlasting Grace for all of Jerusalem. Here in this verse he says that the Grace of God will act as a "Fountain," pouring forth cleansing from sin and impurity. Of course this "Fountain" is a reminder of the pierced side of Jesus from...

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