Day 67 of 100 prophecies fulfilled by Jesus – He will ascend on high
Ps. 68:18 – You have ascended on high; You have led captives away. You have received gifts from men, even from the rebellious, that the LORD God may dwell there.
Luke 24:51 – While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
Acts 1:9 – After he said this, he was taken up before their very eyes, and a cloud hid him from their sight.
Eph. 4:8 – This is why it says: “When He ascended on high, He led captives away, and gave gifts to men.”
Day 52 of 100 prophecies fulfilled by Jesus -Jesus was the Passover lamb
The full title for today’s post was supposed to be “The Passover male lamb, without blemish, slain with blood applied as protection from judgment” , but with only 75 characters for the title, it would not fit! But one thing that does fit is this – Jesus blood paid it all, and protects us from the judgment and condemnation of Hell. Continue reading
Day 35 of 100 prophecies – Jesus is a shepherd who takes care of his sheep Jesus is still a shepherd who takes care of His sheep.
Is. 40:10-11 – See, the Lord God comes with might, and his arm rules for him; his reward is with him, and his recompense before him. 11 He will feed his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms, and carry them in his bosom, and gently lead the mother sheep.
John 10:11 – “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
Heb. 13:20 – Now may the God of peace, who brought back from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant,
1 Pet. 2:25 – For you were going astray like sheep, but now you have returned to the shepherd and guardian of your souls.
Day 32 of 100 prophecies – Upon His coming, the deaf hear and the blind see.
Is. 29:18 – On that day the deaf shall hear the words of a scroll, and out of their gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind shall see.
Is. 35:5 – Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf unstopped;
Mat. 11:5 – the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have good news brought to them.
Mark 7:37 – They were astounded beyond measure, saying, “He has done everything well; he even makes the deaf to hear and the mute to speak.”John 9:39 – Jesus said, “I came into this world for judgment so that those who do not see may see, and those who do see may become blind.”
Day 30 of 100 prophecies fulfilled by Jesus – government on his shoulders.
Is. 9:6 – For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
Mat. 28:18 – And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.
1 Cor. 15:24-25 – Then comes the end, when he hands over the kingdom to God the Father after he has destroyed every ruler and every authority and power. 25 For he must reign until he has put all his enemies under his feet.
Be rejected by His brethren – Jesus knows rejection – Day 20 of prophecies
20.) Be rejected by His brethren – Ps. 69:8; John 7:3-5
Ps. 69:8 – I have become estranged from my brothers And an alien to my mother’s sons.
John 7:3-5 – 3 Therefore His brothers said to Him, “Leave here and go into Judea, so that Your disciples also may see Your works which You are doing. 4 For no one does anything in secret [a]when he himself seeks to be known publicly. If You do these things, show Yourself to the world.” 5 For not even His brothers were believing in Him
Rulers take counsel against him – Ps. 2:1-2; Mat. 12:14; 26:3-4, 47; Luke 23:11-12
Ps. 2: 1-2 – Why are the nations in an uproar And the peoples devising a vain thing? 2 The kings of the earth take their stand And the rulers take counsel together Against the Lord and against His Anointed …
Take legal and military counsel
Mat. 12:14 – But the Pharisees went out and conspired against Him, as to how they might destroy Him.
Mat. 26:3-4 – Then the chief priests and the elders of the people were gathered together in the court of the high priest, named Caiaphas; 4 and they plotted together to seize Jesus by stealth and kill Him.
Luke 23:11-12 – And Herod with his soldiers, after treating Him with contempt and mocking Him, dressed Him in a gorgeous robe and sent Him back to Pilate. 12 Now Herod and Pilate became friends with one another that very day; for before they had been enemies with each other.
Hated without reason – Day 17 of 100 prophecies fulfilled by Jesus
Be hated with no reason – Ps. 35:19; 69:4; John 15:24-25
Ps. 35:19 – Do not let those who are wrongfully my enemies rejoice over me, Nor let those who hate me without cause wink maliciously.
Ps. 69:4 – Those who hate me without a cause are more than the hairs of my head; Those who would destroy me are powerful, being wrongfully my enemies; What I did not steal, I then have to restore.
John 15:24-25 – If I had not done among them the works which no one else did, they would not have [a]sin; but now they have both seen and hated Me and My Father as well.25 But they have done this to fulfill the word that is written in their Law, ‘They hated Me without a cause.’
As I sit here with my knees hurting ever so bad, I think of how grateful I am alive today. At least I am alive to feel this pain, to suffer through the circumstances. God’s purpose in my life has not been fully fulfilled yet. I still have things to learn so He can use me in his plan for my life. This morning I would like to share some of my past posts. Some of the reasons I am thankful I am where I am today. Some of my testimony of the direction God’s purpose has been taking. To show how my life is a testimony for Jesus.
I am alive today
What about you? Are you able to look back through your life and see the direction God is taking you? What are your passions, what you love? What about what makes you angry, so fed up to see injustice in the world? What experiences and circumstances have you lived through? Have you ever wondered what is God’s purpose for your life? I know I am alive today so God can show that my testimony for Jesus. To share my story and how God has provided, shaped, and given me strength through it all. Do you think you have a life story that could help others see Jesus through it? There is always room here for other peoples stories. Just reach out to me here, lets talk about it:Prayer/Support