Immanuel and the Bible

References and resources for Immanuel in the Bible.

Jul 21, 2018

Someone recently asked me why we start every Immanuel session with a connection experience – either a time when we felt close to God, or a time when we felt gratitude. As he asked, I heard a song from
Jul 21, 2018

It works for everyone else, but not for me. Is there something wrong with me? Maybe I'm too messed up even for God to heal me. Maybe I'm not like everyone else. I must have done something wrong - a
Jul 21, 2018

A former Immanuel Lifestyle student just sent me the following by email: Jesus showed up today as I read Psalm 42:5, and I just had to share. The verse begins,  "Why are you in despair, O my soul? And
Jul 21, 2018

Jesus loved messing with religious leaders of his day. At least, that's how it seems to me. Especially in the Gospel of John, he's always luring them into traps, hinting at meaning without spelling it
Jul 21, 2018

I've heard a number of people lately refer to the fact that we cannot see God and live. There are plenty of scripture passages to back this up, including: Exodus 33:20 - But He [the LORD] said, "You c
Jul 21, 2018

Revelation 1:12-18 presents us with a vision of the radiant, resurrected Jesus: I turned around to see the voice that was speaking to me. And when I turned I saw seven golden lampstands, and among the
Jul 21, 2018

Job was suffering, and his friends couldn't keep their mouths shut. They didn't have much capacity for suffering and couldn't just stay with him silently as he asked (16:2-3). Instead, they were compe
Jul 21, 2018

Image called "Innocence" from artist, David Bowman What is the one thing Jesus gave everything for? He gave up his glory in heaven, shrinking himself down into a human body with skin and bones and bl
Jul 21, 2018

earning, when he has never been taught?" Then Jesus answered them, "My teaching is not mine but his who sent me. Anyone who resolves to do the will of God will know whether the teaching is from God or
Jul 21, 2018

I return over and over to the wisdom of Oswald Chambers in My Utmost for His Highest. I got a My Utmost… journal in 2002 and have been dating my entries on and off since. It’s so interesting to re
Jul 21, 2018

By Rien Poortvliet "The Word became flesh and blood, and moved into the neighborhood." (John 1:14, The Message) My step-Dad has a beautiful picture book about Jesus' life called He Was One of Us by a
Jul 21, 2018

That evening they brought to him many who were oppressed by demons, and he cast out the spirits with a word and healed all who were sick. This was to fulfill what was spoken by the prophet Isaiah: “He
Jul 21, 2018

In Immanuel Prayer, we pay attention to a number of things: not just our thoughts and God’s thoughts, but also our emotions and body. Then we share our stories with others, incorporating the community
Jul 21, 2018

List of Discussion Topics (lettered) and Posts (numbered): Reflections on Immanuel Themes in the Bible Enter His Gates with Thanksgiving (Ps 100:4) Whether the Teaching Is from God (Jn 7:17) Not a Sp
Jul 21, 2018

“If a tree falls in the forest and nobody is there, does it make a sound?” It’s a famous question. A thought experiment, really. And it popped into my head the other day when I was lonely and didn’t h
Jul 21, 2018

"Lex orandi, lex credendi" is an old Christian maxim first recorded in the 8th century. Basically it means "praying shapes believing" - that is,  the way we pray impacts our faith as much or more than
Jul 21, 2018

Then the angel of the Lord touched the meat and the unleavened bread with the tip of the staff that was in his hand. Fire flared from the rock, consuming the meat and the bread. And the angel of the 
Jul 21, 2018

by J. L. Kammrath Google “Jesus sightings” and the list may surprise you. Which ones are merely sensational and which ones are legitimate? Is our best protection from being fooled by imaginary connect
Jul 21, 2018

I said: “Woe is me! For I am lost; for I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips; for my eyes have seen the King, the Lord of hosts!” (Isaiah 6:5) I feel like I’
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