John 1:11

He came unto his own, and his own received him not.

I’d always thought of this verse as meaning Jesus came to His own people, His ‘clan,’ as it were. Whether as a Jew, or as the only late-joining (i.e. having existed beforehand) member of the human family.

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Chin up!

So today’s is a quick devotional thought from my study this morning. This comes from the book “The Desire of Ages,” (a great book on the life of Jesus – recommend it!). Chapter 82 talks about Jesus appearing to two of His followers after He’d risen from the dead. They were really discouraged about His death, and were talking, distraught, about

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