Lent Reflections – Day 14

Lent Reflection: Friday 13th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 14:15-24 Reflection: In our Bible reading for today, Jesus continues saying ‘goodbye’ to His disciples (His closest followers) Jesus has talked about leaving His disciples; He talks of a time when He is going to go somewhere where He won’t be...

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Lent Reflections – Day 13

Lent Reflection Thursday 12th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 14:8-14 After Jesus has explained that He is the only way to the father, Phillip then asks Jesus, “Lord, show us the father and that will be enough for us.” Jesus responds, “Don’t you know me, Philip, even after I have...

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Lent Reflections – Day 12

Lent Reflection – Wednesday 11th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 14:1-7 Reflection As time progresses Jesus is continuing to prepare the disciples for what is about to take place. There must have been a feeling of tension in the air, of not knowing what will happen next… Jesus sees this...

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Lent Reflections – Day 11

Lent Reflection: Tuesday March 10th 2020 Bible Reading: John 13:36-38 Reflection: The disciples (Jesus’ closest followers) are still confused about just where Jesus is going. So, Simon (who is also called Peter) asks Him, ‘Where are you going?’ Jesus answers, rather cryptically, ‘Where I’m going you cannot follow me… at...

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Lent Reflections – Day 10

Lent Reflection – Monday 09th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 13:31-35 A New Commandment Reflection Christians, like Jews, have always believed that God is One. The Jews to this day say a prayer called the Shema, which begins, ‘Hear, O Israel, the Lord is our God, the Lord is One.’...

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Lent Reflections – Day 9

Lent Reflection – Saturday 07th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 13:21-30 Jesus is spending time with his disciples. This is an intimate Passover meal of a family – a family not bonded by DNA but a spiritual bond of Love. But there’s someone amongst them who wishes him harm because...

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Lent Reflections – Day 8

Lent Reflection – Thursday 05th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 13:1-11 Reflection The time of Jesus’ departure from the world back to His Father was drawing near. Jesus was having a meal with His disciples, including Judas Iscariot, who was soon going to betray Jesus. It’s at this meal that...

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Lent Reflections – Day 7

Lent Reflection – Wednesday 04th March 2020 Bible Reading: John 12:44-50 Reflection The crowds of people who believed that Jesus was the Messiah had been growing ever bigger, and even some of the religious leaders were starting to believe in who Jesus was, but their fear far outweighed their belief....

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Lent Reflections Day 6

Lent Reflection – Tuesday 03rd March 2020 Bible Reading: John 12:36-43 Reflection Jesus has hidden Himself from the people. This is the last time that they will see Him until He is arrested and brought before the Jewish High Priest and then delivered to the Roman Governor, Pontius Pilate. Just...

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