What Jesus Did! Archives

January 2015

Jan. 1stA Gospel for God-seekersLuke 1:1
Jan. 2ndA Careful CompilationLuke 1:2-4
Jan. 3rdIt All Begins with FaithfulnessLuke 1:5-7
Jan. 4thOnce in a LifetimeLuke 1:8-10
Jan. 5thBeyond FearLuke 1:11-13
Jan. 6thA Joy to ManyLuke 1:14-16
Jan. 7thThe Spirit and Power of ElijahLuke 1:17
Jan. 8thHow Can I Know?Luke 1:18-20
Jan. 9thHe Returned HomeLuke 1:21-23
Jan. 10thTaking Away DisgraceLuke 1:24-25
Jan. 11thA Simple HumilityLuke 1:26-29
Jan. 12thDon't Be AfraidLuke 1:30-33
Jan. 13thNo Ordinary Baby!Luke 1:34-35
Jan. 14thNothing is ImpossibleLuke 1:36-37
Jan. 15thI Am the Lord's ServantLuke 1:38
Jan. 16thConnected Grace!Luke 1:39-45
Jan. 17thA Burst of PraiseLuke 1:46-56
Jan. 18thRejoice!Luke 1:57-58
Jan. 19thObedience Pure and Simple!Luke 1:59-64
Jan. 20thWhat about this Child?Luke 1:65-66
Jan. 21stThe Voice of the RedeemedLuke 1:67-75
Jan. 22ndGreat Expectations!Luke 1:76-79
Jan. 23rdSpirit MadeLuke 1:80
Jan. 24thHistorical Reality!Luke 2:1-3
Jan. 25thDavid's TownLuke 2:4-5
Jan. 26thThe Time CameLuke 2:6-7
Jan. 27thThe King's AddressLuke 2:8-12
Jan. 28thLet's Go See!Luke 2:13-15
Jan. 29thAstonishment, Treasure, and PraiseLuke 2:16-20
Jan. 30thHis Place in His WorldLuke 2:21-24
Jan. 31stLed by the SpiritLuke 2:25-27

February 2015

Feb. 1stOld Eyes, New LightLuke 2:27-32
Feb. 2ndA Child of DecisionLuke 2:33-35
Feb. 3rdAn Old Hope and a Long DelightLuke 2:36-38
Feb. 4thHe Grew Up!Luke 2:39-40
Feb. 5thEstablishing Faith at an Early AgeLuke 2:41-47
Feb. 6thMy Father's HouseLuke 2:48-50
Feb. 7thHe Grew Up a Good KidLuke 2:51-52
Feb. 8thGod's Message Comes to JohnLuke 3:1-2
Feb. 9thA Call to TurnLuke 3:3
Feb. 10thA Bulldozer from HeavenLuke 3:4-6
Feb. 11thNo False Pride in Our HeritageLuke 3:7-9
Feb. 12thWhat Should We Do?Luke 3:10-14
Feb. 13thGreater than ILuke 3:15-17
Feb. 14thWarnings and Good News?Luke 3:18
Feb. 15thThe TruthLuke 3:19-20
Feb. 16thThe Heavens OpenedLuke 3:21-22
Feb. 17thBeginningsLuke 3:23
Feb. 18thMore Than NamesLuke 3:23-38
Feb. 19thSpirit LedLuke 4:1-2
Feb. 20thMore Than BreadLuke 4:3-4
Feb. 21stShortcut or SufferingLuke 4:5-8
Feb. 22ndShow He's With You!Luke 4:9-12
Feb. 23rdUntil Another TimeLuke 4:13
Feb. 24thFilled with the Holy Spirit's Fire!Luke 4:14-15
Feb. 25thWhen It Was Fulfilled!Luke 4:16-21
Feb. 26thHome Court DisadvantageLuke 4:22-24
Feb. 27thGod Cares for More Than Just Us!Luke 4:25-27
Feb. 28thA Strong Response to the SermonLuke 4:28-30

March 2015

Mar. 1stWith Authority!Luke 4:31-32
Mar. 2ndAuthority Over DemonsLuke 4:33-37
Mar. 3rdHealing with a WordLuke 4:38-39
Mar. 4thThe Power to Make Better!Luke 4:40-41
Mar. 5thSticking with the MissionLuke 4:42-44
Mar. 6thHunger for the Word of GodLuke 5:1
Mar. 7thIf You Say So!Luke 5:2-7
Mar. 8thUseful to the Master!Luke 5:8-11
Mar. 9thTwo Perspectives of GraceLuke 5:12-13
Mar. 10thWho Sets the Agenda?Luke 5:14-16
Mar. 11thThe Help of FriendsLuke 5:17-20
Mar. 12thThe Greater NeedLuke 5:21-26
Mar. 13thJesus' Sense of MissionLuke 5:27-32
Mar. 14thSomething New, Something Fresh, Someone AmazingLuke 5:33-35
Mar. 15thDon't Try to Limit God's NewnessLuke 5:36-38
Mar. 16thThe Lure of the FamiliarLuke 5:39
Mar. 17thBeating Them at Their Own GameLuke 6:1-4
Mar. 18thGreaterLuke 6:5
Mar. 19thWhat a Waste!Luke 6:6-7
Mar. 20thSaved from DestructionLuke 6:8-9
Mar. 21stNot Swayed by the CriticsLuke 6:10
Mar. 22ndCondemned for RighteousnessLuke 6:11
Mar. 23rdThe Importance of PrayerLuke 6:12-13
Mar. 24thReal PeopleLuke 6:14-16
Mar. 25thThe Overwhelming OpportunityLuke 6:17
Mar. 26thThe Source of Healing and CureLuke 6:18-19
Mar. 27thThe Blessings of DiscipleshipLuke 6:20
Mar. 28thFood for the Body and the SoulLuke 6:21a
Mar. 29thA Time of WeepingLuke 6:21b
Mar. 30thBlessings for Those Abused for JesusLuke 6:22-23
Mar. 31stStuck in the Here and NowLuke 6:24

April 2015

Apr. 1stCareless and Care-less JoyLuke 6:25
Apr. 2ndThe Crowd's HeroLuke 6:26
Apr. 3rdWhat to Do with Enemies?Luke 6:27
Apr. 4thThe Power of Prayer to Change and RedeemLuke 6:28
Apr. 5thTurn the Other Cheek?Luke 6:29
Apr. 6thGenerous to a FaultLuke 6:30
Apr. 7thOur Gold Standard:Luke 6:31
Apr. 8thBeyond Our Circle of FriendsLuke 6:32
Apr. 9thOutside Our CircleLuke 6:33-34
Apr. 10thBe Like Your FatherLuke 6:35
Apr. 11thCompassionate ChildrenLuke 6:36
Apr. 12thQuit it!Luke 6:37
Apr. 13thThe Principle of GenerosityLuke 6:38
Apr. 14thBecoming Like Our TeacherLuke 6:39-40
Apr. 15thBlind to Our FaultsLuke 6:41-42
Apr. 16thLook at Your HeartLuke 6:43-45
Apr. 17thJust Do It!Luke 6:46
Apr. 18thHow Are We Going to Build?Luke 6:47-49
Apr. 19thA Love for the City!Luke 7:1
Apr. 20thKindness DisplayedLuke 7:2-5
Apr. 21stTrust in AuthorityLuke 7:6-8
Apr. 22ndExamples from the OutsideLuke 7:9
Apr. 23rdCompletely Healed!Luke 7:10
Apr. 24thCompassion for Those Who GrieveLuke 7:11-13
Apr. 25thReunion!Luke 7:14-15
Apr. 26thFear and PraiseLuke 7:16-17
Apr. 27thSecond ThoughtsLuke 7:18-19
Apr. 28thThe Proof Is in the PreacherLuke 7:20-23
Apr. 29thMore Than a ProphetLuke 7:24-26
Apr. 30thNone Greater!Luke 7:27-28

May 2015

May. 1stRejected God's PlanLuke 7:29-30
May. 2ndNo Way to Win Their HeartsLuke 7:31-35
May. 3rdOpen to All PeopleLuke 7:36
May. 4thExtravagant LoveLuke 7:37-38
May. 5thSpeaking to Our Thoughts!Luke 7:39-40
May. 6thForgiven the Greater DebtLuke 7:41-43
May. 7thWhat Are You Showing?Luke 7:44-47
May. 8thThree Phrases that Mean EverythingLuke 7:48-50
May. 9thSupporting the SaviorLuke 8:1-3
May. 10thA Story for the CrowdLuke 8:4
May. 11thToo Many Stories?Luke 8:5-10
May. 12thWe Don't Share the Message in a VacuumLuke 8:11-12
May. 13thWilting Under FireLuke 8:13
May. 14thThe Threat of Too MuchLuke 8:14
May. 15thReady to Produce FruitLuke 8:15
May. 16thOpen to Jesus' TeachingLuke 8:16-18
May. 17thTrue FamilyLuke 8:19-21
May. 18thThe Power of His WordLuke 8:22-24
May. 19thWho Is This Man?Luke 8:24-25
May. 20thWhen Satan Enters a LifeLuke 8:26-29
May. 21stReclaiming IdentityLuke 8:30-33
May. 22ndHe Will Go Away and Leave You AloneLuke 8:34-37
May. 23rdGo and TellLuke 8:38-39
May. 24thWaiting for JesusLuke 8:40-42
May. 25thA Second Desperate PersonLuke 8:43-44
May. 26thAffirming Her Faith to Give Her PeaceLuke 8:45-48
May. 27thThe Hard Moment of TrustLuke 8:49-50
May. 28thJust a FewLuke 8:51-53
May. 29thHer Life ReturnedLuke 8:54-56
May. 30thAuthority!Luke 9:1-2
May. 31stShake the Dust from Your FeetLuke 9:3-5

June 2015

Jun. 1stPreaching and HealingLuke 9:6
Jun. 2ndFascination with the SaviorLuke 9:7-9
Jun. 3rdSlipping Quietly Away!Luke 9:10
Jun. 4thCalled to the ImpossibleLuke 9:11-14
Jun. 5thNeat, Orderly, and MiraculousLuke 9:14-16
Jun. 6thHolding the Miracle in Their HandsLuke 9:17
Jun. 7thInsights from Times of Prayer!Luke 9:18-19
Jun. 8thYou Are ...!Luke 9:20
Jun. 9thI Must Suffer!Luke 9:21-22
Jun. 10thCrucified!Luke 9:23
Jun. 11thWhat's It Worth?Luke 9:24-25
Jun. 12thAshamed?Luke 9:26-27
Jun. 13thFulfilling God's PlanLuke 9:28-31
Jun. 14thA Time for SilenceLuke 9:32-34
Jun. 15thOnly OneLuke 9:35-36
Jun. 16thMountains and ValleysLuke 9:37-43
Jun. 17thStaying on TaskLuke 9:43
Jun. 18thA Traitor in Our MidstLuke 9:43-45
Jun. 19thJust Not Getting It!Luke 9:46
Jun. 20thWelcome Them In!Luke 9:47-48
Jun. 21stGroup PrideLuke 9:49-50
Jun. 22ndSome Folks Won't SeeLuke 9:51-56
Jun. 23rdFollowing Is HardLuke 9:57-58
Jun. 24thFirst Priority: FollowingLuke 9:59-60
Jun. 25thNo Turning BackLuke 9:61-62
Jun. 26thTeamwork!Luke 10:1
Jun. 27thPray for HarvestersLuke 10:2
Jun. 28thLearn to Depend Upon GodLuke 10:3-7
Jun. 29thThe Urgency and Importance of God's KingdomLuke 10:8-11
Jun. 30thWorse than Sodom?Luke 10:12

July 2015

Jul. 1stJesus Pronounces JudgementLuke 10:13-15
Jul. 2ndNot a Personal RejectionLuke 10:16
Jul. 3rdThe Power of Jesus' NameLuke 10:17
Jul. 4thEyes on the Prize!Luke 10:18-20
Jul. 5thThe Joy of the Holy SpiritLuke 10:21
Jul. 6thAuthority to Reveal the FatherLuke 10:22
Jul. 7thBlessed Eyes!Luke 10:23-24
Jul. 8thRemembering the Heart of the MatterLuke 10:25-28
Jul. 9thTrying to Justify OurselvesLuke 10:29
Jul. 10thWhen Religion StumblesLuke 10:30-35
Jul. 11thTrue Neighbors!Luke 10:36-37
Jul. 12thRevolutionary Priorities!Luke 10:38-42
Jul. 13thLord, Teach Me to Pray!Luke 11:1
Jul. 14thFather!Luke 11:2
Jul. 15thDaily FoodLuke 11:3
Jul. 16thThe Pervasiveness of Our ProblemLuke 11:4
Jul. 17thMore than OnceLuke 11:5-6
Jul. 18thEven More!Luke 11:5-8
Jul. 19thKeep On Keepin' On!Luke 11:9-10
Jul. 20thThe Greatest Answer to Prayer?Luke 11:11-13
Jul. 21stConstant and Unfair AttackLuke 11:14-15
Jul. 22ndNever EnoughLuke 11:16
Jul. 23rdUndivided!Luke 11:17-18
Jul. 24thYou're Asking for Trouble!Luke 11:19
Jul. 25thThe Kingdom's Arrival!Luke 11:20-21
Jul. 26thDecision Time!Luke 11:23
Jul. 27thMore than Getting Rid of the BadLuke 11:24-26
Jul. 28thThe Real BlessingLuke 11:27-28
Jul. 29thSign SeekersLuke 11:29-30
Jul. 30thGreater ThanLuke 11:31-32
Jul. 31stWhen Light Is DarknessLuke 11:33-36

August 2015

Aug. 1stTake a Look Inside!Luke 11:37-41
Aug. 2ndTithing the HeartLuke 11:42
Aug. 3rdThe Fleeting Value of the Praise of our PeersLuke 11:43
Aug. 4thRecognize How Bad it Is!Luke 11:44
Aug. 5thThe Problem of Religious PretenseLuke 11:45-49
Aug. 6thResponsible for All?Luke 11:50-51
Aug. 7thReligious Superiority before Spiritual Encouragement?Luke 11:52
Aug. 8thObedience, Rationalization, Disinterest, or Fury?Luke 11:53-54
Aug. 9thNo Real Secrets!Luke 12:1-3
Aug. 10thSobering Words!Luke 12:4-5
Aug. 11thBeyond the Harsh Words, To Graciousness!Luke 12:6-7
Aug. 12thConfessing Christ!Luke 12:8-9
Aug. 13thForgivable and UnforgivableLuke 12:10
Aug. 14thThe Holy Spirit Will HelpLuke 12:11-12
Aug. 15thGreedy for Financial JusticeLuke 12:13-15
Aug. 16thTrue Wealth!Luke 12:16-21
Aug. 17thWhy the Bigger ThingsLuke 12:22-26
Aug. 18thWhat Are You Living For?Luke 12:27-32
Aug. 19thInvestment for the FutureLuke 12:33-34
Aug. 20thBe Ready!Luke 12:35-40
Aug. 21stA Greater ResponsibilityLuke 12:41-48
Aug. 22ndFire! Division! Decision!Luke 12:49-53
Aug. 23rdGet Things SettledLuke 12:54-59
Aug. 24thRepent!Luke 13:1-5
Aug. 25thOne Last Chance!Luke 13:6-9
Aug. 26thPraise God!Luke 13:10-13
Aug. 27thGet Real!Luke 13:14-17
Aug. 28thLittle Us, Big KingdomLuke 13:18-21
Aug. 29thReminder of Urgency and of IntensityLuke 13:22-27
Aug. 30thTables TurnedLuke 13:28-30
Aug. 31stNo Control Over the ChristLuke 13:31-33

September 2015

Sep. 1stLonging to Protect the CityLuke 13:34-35
Sep. 2ndGenuine WorshipLuke 14:1-6
Sep. 3rdExalted!Luke 14:7-11
Sep. 4thMoving Beyond the BarterLuke 14:12-14
Sep. 5thThe Privilege of an InvitationLuke 14:15-24
Sep. 6thThe Great CostLuke 14:25-27
Sep. 7thNo Easy CommitmentLuke 14:28-30
Sep. 8thLuke 14:31-33
Sep. 9thThe Seasoning of Our AgeLuke 14:34-35
Sep. 10thListeners Rejoice!Luke 15:1-7
Sep. 11thJoy in Finding!Luke 15:8-10
Sep. 12thA Tale of Two SonsLuke 15:11-12
Sep. 13thLife Away from GodLuke 15:13-16
Sep. 14thBetter in My Father's HouseLuke 15:17-19
Sep. 15thWhile a Long Distance AwayLuke 15:20-24
Sep. 16thThe Loving FatherLuke 15:25-30
Sep. 17thWe Must CelebrateLuke 15:31-32
Sep. 18thAccountableLuke 16:1-2
Sep. 19thLiving Under the DeadlineLuke 16:3-7
Sep. 20thSpiritually ShrewdLuke 16:8-9
Sep. 21stFaithfulness Matters!Luke 16:10-11
Sep. 22ndKnow What is Important and Who to ServeLuke 16:12-13
Sep. 23rdWhat the World HonorsLuke 16:14-15
Sep. 24thGood News of the KingdomLuke 16:16
Sep. 25thA Stronger GraceLuke 16:17
Sep. 26thDivorceLuke 16:18
Sep. 27thGut-wrenchingly GraphicLuke 16:19-21
Sep. 28thWhere Facades Don't MatterLuke 16:22-23
Sep. 29thClosing TimeLuke 16:24-26
Sep. 30thSomeone Risen from the Dead!Luke 16:27-31

October 2015

Oct. 1stDon't Harm the Little OnesLuke 17:1-2
Oct. 2ndRedeeming Relationships from SinLuke 17:3-4
Oct. 3rdWe Need More Faith!Luke 17:5
Oct. 4thEven a Little Is Very PowerfulLuke 17:6
Oct. 5thThe Attitude of a ServantLuke 17:7-10
Oct. 6thMercy!Luke 17:11-13
Oct. 7thThe Blessings of ObedienceLuke 17:14
Oct. 8thPraise God!Luke 17:15-16
Oct. 9thWhere Is the Thanks?Luke 17: 17-19
Oct. 10thThe Hidden KingdomLuke 17:20-21
Oct. 11thLonging for the Son of ManLuke 17:22-24
Oct. 12thFirst!Luke 17:25
Oct. 13thJust Like in Noah's DayLuke 17:26-27
Oct. 14thNot Business as UsualLuke 17:28-30
Oct. 15thNo Clinging on This DayLuke 17:31-33
Oct. 16thCaught Up in the Clouds!Luke 17:34-36
Oct. 17thSigns of the End?Luke 17:37
Oct. 18thNever Give UpLuke 18:1
Oct. 19thKeep Praying!Luke 18:2-7
Oct. 20thNot an Issue of Justice, But of FaithLuke 18:8
Oct. 21stReligious Arrogance Is the TargetLuke 18:9
Oct. 22ndTwo Men, Vast DifferencesLuke 18:10-14
Oct. 23rdThe Most Important QuestionLuke 18:18
Oct. 24thOnly God is Good!Luke 18:19
Oct. 25thI've Obeyed All These?Luke 18:20-21
Oct. 26thJust One Thing!Luke 18:22-23
Oct. 27thThe Danger of RichesLuke 18:24-25
Oct. 28thPossible!Luke 18:26-27
Oct. 29thYou Can'tLuke 18:28-30
Oct. 30thFailed to Grasp ItLuke 18:31-34
Oct. 31stShout Louder!Luke 18:35-39

November 2015

Nov. 1stJesus Wants to Hear About Your BurdensLuke 18:40-41
Nov. 2ndBringing Praise to GodLuke 18:42-43
Nov. 3rdSeeking the LostLuke 19:1-5
Nov. 4thThe Joy of Sinners in JesusLuke 19:6-7
Nov. 5thRepentance Means Change!Luke 19:8-9
Nov. 6thJesus Came to Save the Lost!Luke 19:10
Nov. 7thUnhealthy RushLuke 19:11-14
Nov. 8thWell Done!Luke 19:15-19
Nov. 9thThe Greatest RiskLuke 19:20-27
Nov. 10thThe Lord Needs It!Luke 19:28-35
Nov. 11thThe Stones Would Cheer!Luke 19:36-40
Nov. 12thRejected!Luke 19:41-44
Nov. 13thThey Hung on Every WordLuke 19:45-48
Nov. 14thBy Whose Authority?Luke 20:1-8
Nov. 15thThe Owner's StoryLuke 20:9-13
Nov. 16thGod Forbid!Luke 20:14-16
Nov. 17thJust Got Mad!Luke 20:17-19
Nov. 18thAmazing!Luke 20:20-26
Nov. 19thOur Questions Betray Our HeartsLuke 20:27-33
Nov. 20thNo Marriage?Luke 20:34-40
Nov. 21stDavid's SonLuke 20:41-44
Nov. 22ndGreater PunishmentLuke 20:45-47
Nov. 23rdMore Than the Show Can DisplayLuke 21:1-4
Nov. 24thIt Won't Be Left Standing!Luke 21:5-7
Nov. 25thDon't Be MisleadLuke 21:8-11
Nov. 26thStand Firm!Luke 21:12-19
Nov. 27thEscape Jerusalem, Expect His ComingLuke 21:20-28
Nov. 28thHis Lasting WordLuke 21:29-33
Nov. 29thStay Alert!Luke 21:34-36
Nov. 30thPredictable Pattern, Eager ListenersLuke 21:37-38

December 2015

Dec. 1stThe Devil's HenchmenLuke 22:1-6
Dec. 2ndJust as Jesus SaidLuke 22:7-13
Dec. 3rdThe Three Dimensional SupperLuke 22:14-20
Dec. 4thIs It Me?Luke 22:21-23
Dec. 5thThe Greatness of Our LordLuke 22:24-27
Dec. 6thTrue!Luke 22:28-30
Dec. 7thRedefining FailureLuke 22:31-32
Dec. 8thOverstating Our CourageLuke 22:33-34
Dec. 9thIt Is Time!Luke 22:35-38
Dec. 10thThe Usual PlaceLuke 22:39-46
Dec. 11thBetrayalLuke 22:47-48
Dec. 12thWhen the Power of Darkness ReignsLuke 22:49-53
Dec. 13thThe Brokenness of Sin and ShameLuke 22:54-62
Dec. 14thYou Are Right ... but WrongLuke 22:63-71
Dec. 15thNot GuiltyLuke 23:1-4
Dec. 16thTreachery Behind the ScenesLuke 23:5-12
Dec. 17thNothing!Luke 23:13-16
Dec. 18thTheir Voices PrevailedLuke 23:17-25
Dec. 19thDaughters of JerusalemLuke 23:26-31
Dec. 20thThe GambleLuke 23:32-34
Dec. 21stRight Titles, Wrong HeartsLuke 23:35-39
Dec. 22ndRemember Me!Luke 23:40-43
Dec. 23rdRich with GraceLuke 23:44-46
Dec. 24thReactions to the CrossLuke 23:47-49
Dec. 25thHonor God!Luke 23:50-56
Dec. 26thThen They Remembered!Luke 24:1-8
Dec. 27thNonsense?Luke 24:9-12
Dec. 28thWe Had Hoped!Luke 24:13-27
Dec. 29thRecognized in the Breaking of the BreadLuke 24:28-35
Dec. 30thNo Ghost!Luke 24:36-43
Dec. 31stFilled with Joy and PraiseLuke 24:44-53

About this Devotional

What Jesus Did is a one-year devotional guide through the gospels, using one short passage each day and following the Gospel in consecutive order. Each devotional consists of a passage, reflection and a prayer which opens up the day's scripture and shows how it challenges you to live for Jesus.

What Jesus Did! is written by Phil Ware.

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