I am just a retired worker. Interested in the bible, philosophy, astrology.
johngumbs: Acts 1:9
After he said this, he was taken up before their very eyes, and a cloud hid him from their sight.
johngumbs: Acts 3:12-15
When peter saw this, he said to them, ''Fellow Israelites, why does this surprise you? Why do you stare at us as if by our own power or godliness we made this man walk? The God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, the God of our fathers, has glorified his servant Jesus. You handed him over to be killed, and you disowned him before Pilate, though he had decided to let him go. You disowned the Holy and Righteous One and asked that a murderer be released to you. You killed the author of life, but God raised him from the dead, We are witness of this.''
johngumbs: John 14:26-27
But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you. Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
johngumbs: Genesis 6:5-8
The Lord saw how great the wickedness of the human race had become on the earth, and that every inclination of the thoughts of the human heart was only evil all the time. The Lord regretted that He had made human beings on the earth, and His heart was deeplt troubled. So the Lord said: ''I will wipe from the face of the earth the human race I have created--and with them the animals, the birds and the creatures that move along the ground--for I regret that I have made them.'' But Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord.
johngumbs: John 16:33
I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.
johngumbs: Jeremiah 51-15
God made the Earth by his power. He founded the world by his wisdom. And stretched out the heavens by his understanding.
johngumbs: Matthew 1:18
This how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about. His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together she was found to be pregnant through THE HOLY SPIRIT.
johngumbs: John 6:49-50
Your ancestors ate the manna in the wlderness, yet they died. But here is the bread that comes down from heaven, which anyone may eat and not die.
johngumbs: Psalm 24:1-2
The Earth is the Lord's, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; for He founded it on the seas and established it on the waters.
johngumbs: John 10:10
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy, I have come that they may have life and have it to the full.
johngumbs: Mark 6:53-56
When they had crossed over, they landed at Gennesaret and anchored there. As soon as they got out of the boat, people recognized Jesus. They ran throughout that whole region and carried the sick on mats to wherever they heard he was. And wherever he he went--into villages, towns or countryside--they placed the sick in the marketplaces. They begged him to let them touch even the edge of his cloak, and all who touched it were healed.
johngumbs: John 11:25-26
The one who believes in me will live even though they die. And whoever lives by believing in me will never die.
johngumbs: Isaiah 46:9-10
I am God and there is no other.
I am God and there is none like me.
I make nown the end from the beginning, from ancient times, what is still to come.
johngumbs: John 20:17
Jesus is talking to Mary Magdalene: 'Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father. Go instead to my brothers and tell them, 'I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.'
johngumbs: Acts 5:30
The God of our ancestors raised Jesus from the dead whom you killed by hanging him on a cross.
johngumbs: John 14:20-21
On that day you will realize that I am in my Father and you are in me and I am in you. Whoever has my commands and keeps them is the one who loves me. The one who loves me wiill be loved by my Father, and I too will love them and show myself to them.
johngumbs: John 6:27
Do not work for food that spoils, but for food that endures to eternal life, which the Son of Man will give you. For on him God the Father has placed his seal of approval.
johngumbs: Anyone who divorces his wife and marries another woman commits adultery, and the man who marries a divorced woman commits adultery. Luke 18:18
johngumbs: John 12"45=46
The one who looks at me is seeing the one who sent me. I have come into the world as a light.
johngumbs: For people who think that Jesus didn't exist, they want to think again. A lot has been written about his brother James who was called 'The Just.' He became leader of the Church in Jerusalem. And many people are thinking too, that Jesus could not be real because the Jewish Philosopher, Philo, dod not write one word about him. Philo knew what was going on, but he had no interest in writing about Jesus.