When Jesus Goes Out Of SightLuke 24:15-16. . . 30-31: And it came to pass, that, while they communed together and reasoned, Jesus himself drew near, and went with them. 16 But their eyes were holden that they should not know him. . . . 30 And it came to pass, as he sat at meat with them, he took bread, and blessed it, and brake, and gave to them. 31 And their eyes were opened, and they knew him; and he vanished out of their sight.
John 20:14: And when she had thus said, she turned herself back, and saw Jesus standing, and knew not that it was Jesus.John 21:4: But when the morning was now come, Jesus stood on the shore: but the disciples knew not that it was Jesus.
Acts 1:9: And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.
When Jesus goes out of sight Christians should not panic. He is always with us and in us.2 Corinthians 5:7: (For we walk by faith, not by sight:)
Hebrews 13:5: Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.
Matthew 28:19-20: Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: 20 Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.Ephesians 3:17a: That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; . . .
I found a note in my mother*s handwriting in one of her Bibles. It read Jesus is just a prayer away.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon on 1 Thessalonians 4:17: So shall we ever be with the Lord.
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