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Special Series, Day 19: What is Jesus doing today?

Thursday – Lists

19. Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever. (Hebrews 13:8 NKJV)

What is Jesus doing today?

Jesus:

loves us as His Father loves Him                    John 15:9
loves us and reveals Himself to us                 John 14:21
makes us increase and abound in love to one another   1 Thessalonians 3:12
directs our hearts into the love of God           2 Thessalonians 3:5
wants little children to come to Him              Matthew 19:14

abides in us, and we in Him                            John 15:4
knows us, and is known by us                        John 10:14
gives us rest for our souls                               Matthew 11:28-30
lifts up the humble                                          James 4:10

reveals the Father to us                                   Matthew 11:27
seeks the Father’s will, not His own               John 5:30
does not seek His own glory                           John 8:50
does nothing of Himself                                 John 5:19

preaches the gospel to the poor (afflicted, helpless, powerless1)   Luke 4:18
heals the brokenhearted                                  Luke 4:18
proclaims liberty to the captives                     Luke 4:18
proclaims recovery of sight to the blind         Luke 4:18
sets at liberty those who are oppressed           Luke 4:18

saves men’s lives                                            Luke 9:56
makes us free                                                  John 8:36
purifies us to be zealous for good works        Titus 2:14
sends us as He was sent by the Father            John 20:21
opens doors for ministry                                 2 Corinthians 2:12
sends laborers into His harvest                       Matthew 9:38

can make us trustworthy                                 1 Corinthians 7:25
rebukes those who do not repent                    Revelation 3:19
delivers us from the wrath to come                1 Thessalonians 1:10
searches our minds and hearts                        Revelation 2:23

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1. Larry Pierce, The Online Bible, CD-ROM (Winterbourne, Ontario: Larry Pierce, 2007), Luke 4:18.

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