5 Examples Of Healing In The Bible

Here are five great examples of healing in the Bible. Lazarus I believe the two greatest miracles were the incarnation of God, where the Word became flesh (John 1:1-14), and the miracle of human conversion, where a stony heart is regenerated into a heart of flesh so that they might be saved. Next to these two, I can’t think of a greater miracle of healing than the time when Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead. There are some interesting lessons in this chapter because Jesus doesn’t appear to be … [Read more...]

What Was Jesus First Miracle? A Look at the Bible Story

What do the gospels record as Jesus’ very first miracle?  What was the significance of it?Jesus’ First MiracleJohn 2:1-5 “On the third day there was a wedding at Cana in Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there.  Jesus also was invited to the wedding with his disciples.  When the wine ran out, the mother of Jesus said to him, “They have no wine.”  And Jesus said to her, “Woman, what does this have to do with me? My hour has not yet come.”  His mother said to the servants, “Do whatever h … [Read more...]

Jesus Feeds the 5000 Bible Story: Summary, Lessons and Study

Jesus fed the 5,000 doing the impossible.  What is the lesson that Jesus was trying to teach the disciples and by extension, teaching us today?Jesus the Bread of Life Shortly after Jesus’ feeding of the 5,000, some of the crowd said to Him “Rabbi, when did you come here?”  Jesus answered them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you are seeking me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate your fill of the loaves.  Do not work for the food that perishes, but for the food that endures to eterna … [Read more...]

Jesus Walks On Water Bible Story: Summary, Lessons and Study

Jesus walked on the water but so did Peter, at least for a time.  What lessons can we learn from Jesus’ and Peter’s experience with walking on the water?Jesus Sends the Disciples into the StormMatthew 14:22 “Immediately he made the disciples get into the boat and go before him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds.”After Jesus fed the 5,000 He “made the disciples get into the boat and go before him to the other side.”  Don’t forget that little, seemingly incidental comment. … [Read more...]