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Forever, Redeemer Everyday Excitingly Delivers Omnipotent Message!(F.R.E.E.D.O.M)

By Ramesh C.Reddy
Pittsburgh Standard

May 06, 2008

Editors Note: The devotional has a background song  which can be heard if you use Internet Explorer.

At once Jesus realized that power had gone out from him. He turned around in the crowd and asked, "Who touched my clothes?" "You see the people crowding against you," his disciples answered, "and yet you can ask, 'Who touched me?' "But Jesus kept looking around to see who had done it. Then the woman, knowing what had happened to her, came and fell at his feet and, trembling with fear, told him the whole truth. He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering." (Mark 5:30-34, NIV)

I asked myself what we learn about Jesus?

  1. Jesus realized that power had gone out from him.

  2. Jesus turned around in the crowd and asked, “Who touched my clothes?”

  3. Jesus kept looking around to see who had done it.

  4. Jesus found out who did it.

  5. Jesus told her, “Daughter, your faith has healed you.”

  6. Jesus told her, “Go in peace”

  7. Jesus told her, “Be freed from your suffering.”

I asked myself what we learn about the disciples?
The disciples wanted Jesus to let go of the situation because there were so many crowding against Jesus and it could have been anyone who touched him.

I asked myself what we learn about the women?

  1. The woman knew what had happened to her when she touched Jesus.

  2. The woman then came to Jesus.

  3. The woman fell at Jesus’ feet.

  4. The woman trembled with fear and told Him the whole truth.

I asked myself why Jesus asked, “Who touched my clothes?”
Jesus already knew who touched His clothes but I believe He asked this question for the benefit of the crowd. As the disciples said there were so many crowding against Jesus, so anybody could have touched Jesus, but Jesus is not interested in the unintentional touching of his clothes when people brush by Him. Instead, Jesus is very interested in the one who intentionally touched His clothes.

I believe it was also for the benefit of the woman Jesus asked this question to restore her fully in front of the crowd. The disease she had would have made her an outcast of those who knew her and they would not want to have anything to do with her. Even if she told those who knew of her condition that she was healed, they would not have believed her more than likely because she had spent all this money on doctors and was getting worse. Now all of a sudden, she is healed. They would have a hard time believing that especially since her healing was not done publicly but privately because of her own faith.  They would have still kept her away for a couple of days from them and Jesus wanted to address that.

I asked myself why it is significant what the woman did?
The woman wanted her healing in a private way without asking Jesus for healing because of the stigma attached to her disease. Now after Jesus deliberately takes time to look for the one who intentionally touched Him, she comes to Him from the crowd, falls before Him, and tells Him the whole truth of what happened to her in front of all the onlookers showing us not only her gratitude to Jesus for what He had done for her but also revealing to Jesus and the crowd her own private faith in Jesus that she was afraid to make public. Now however that changed for her.

I asked myself what was the cause-effect relationship here?
Because the woman had done three things:

  1. Came to Jesus.

  2. Falls before Jesus.

  3. Tells Jesus the whole truth of what happened to her.

 The result is Jesus tells her three profound things:

  1. Daughter, your faith has healed you.

  2. Daughter, go in peace.

  3. Daughter, be freed from your suffering.

I asked myself why it is significant that Jesus called her daughter and spoke three powerful things to her?

 I found it so significant because Jesus was letting her know that she belongs to Him. She has nothing to fear. Yes, she had a bad life and suffered for 12 years where earthly doctors could do no good for her and made it worse but now she has met the Great Physician who loves her so much that He adopts her as His own daughter. It is not for any good works she did that Jesus calls her daughter. If anything what the woman did was against Jewish law to touch someone with the disease she had but Jesus looked beyond her actions and into her heart. Jesus knew that she had faith in Him and it is that faith that healed and saved her. When she comes to Jesus, she is trembling with fear and Jesus calls her daughter, go in peace! Whoa, that is so amazing! Jesus does not want her to live in oppression or fear anymore. Those days are gone. That is so amazing and exciting! Jesus wanted her to be in peace and be freed from her suffering. The more I learn about Jesus, the more I love Him, my eyes get teary in joy, and my heart is so overwhelmed with praise.

I saw important implications for my life. Jesus is here to free me. Yes, He is. No matter what I am going through, when I come to Jesus, He will be my Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace, Counselor, and Deliverer. He will be my Great Physician and He can be all I need. I need to always turn to Jesus for help, hope, and healing.

I ask you now dear friend, where do you need freedom?
Dear friend, we know where the woman needed freedom each day! Whatever you are going through, take it to Jesus and pray. Tell Him openly whatever you need to say. You may have been suffering for years and have not found that peace. But there is hope. As you come to Jesus and fall on your knees, He will help you cope. To your life, let Jesus take over the lease. He will be your Prince of Peace. Yes, friend He loves you so much. There is no love as such. Come and experience His healing touch. No matter what you have come to face, Jesus wants to take your case all of your days. So come and experience His loving ways. You He will call Daughter and Son, to Him as you run! No matter what you have done. For, each one of you is His special One. With Jesus you have already won! In your oppression and sin, He can help you win. Wait on Him, even when your chances look slim and the future looks dim!  In your sorrow and pain, let Him lead and His Word heed as His promises you read. Wherever you are broken, He is all you need. Upon Him please feed. Recovery could come with His healing speed. And you can say, I am freed, thank God Almighty, I am freed!

The woman was freed my friend and Christ can take you also on the right trend. Yes, He can, for He loves all children, women and men. Satan has come to steal, destroy, and kill. But, Jesus came to pay your bill. When we were covered with sin, God sent Jesus Christ to help us win. Jesus came to set you free no matter how many days you have been on a sinning spree. Though sin has reigned in your life like a flood, Jesus came to cover you with His precious cleansing Blood. Dying on the cross, your ransom He paid so He could come to your aid. All you have to do now is ask Him to cover you with His cleansing blood in your life so He can wash away all of sin’s strife. To do that you need to tell Jesus you are a sinner and only Jesus can make you a winner. Then your sin you need to repent and believe for you Jesus was sent and to the cross went. Now ask Him to wash you clean and upon Him lean asking Him to make His home in your heart so He can give you a born-again start and do His part so Satan’s fiery arrows you can dart as you believe He died and rose again on the third day after His life He came to lay. Now taking care of you will be His wonderful art and from you He will never depart as you ask Him to be your Lord and Personal Savior so you can forever get Heaven’s access card! To Jesus hold on even when all hope seems to be gone!

Let this background song, 'Hold On' minister to you as Jesus has used this song to minister to me multiple times. (I think it only works in Internet Explorer)

May you all hold on to Jesus knowing forever Redeemer everyday excitingly delivers omnipotent message!

“Forever, Redeemer Everyday Excitingly Delivers Omnipotent Message!” (F.R.E.E.D.O.M)/”Where do you need freedom?”

Dear Jesus, you know the things I am overwhelmed with and you find time for me to help me. Thank you so much Jesus! And thank you Lord when the crowd was brushing against you as you were going to Jairus house to heal his little daughter who was dying, you noticed healing power going through you because someone touched you intentionally for healing. Thank you for healing the woman and calling her daughter and giving her a sense of belonging after 12 years of suffering. You freed her from her suffering when she came to you. She touched you and you healed her. Thank you Jesus! You know Oh Lord where we are suffering. Some are suffering because of a broken relationship in their life that only you can mend, others are suffering because of a loss of a loved one to whom only your comfort can get them through, others are suffering because of a lost job, career, game, etc. Some can seem trivial to others but you care for us in all our suffering. Thank you for that Jesus. You freed the woman and you want to free us. Most of all Oh Lord, all are suffering and being held captive to sin. We need your deliverance so we can have an independence day from sin that captivates. We know you Oh Lord you can give us freedom, freedom from sin and make us win. You are all we need so help us to remember that when we are suffering in pain and silence for you know us inside out. Thank you for loving us so much that you will not keep us from your wonderful blessings as we wait upon you. Sometimes it is so hard to wait Lord when we want to have answers immediately, situations solved immediately, etc but we know our timing is not your timing nor or your ways our ways we like to see things done. So, please forgive us and help us to wait on you in faith so you will bring answers on the perfect date for you are never late. Thank you so much Jesus since you are directing our steps we need not try to understand everything that happens along the way. I love you Jesus and rest in you and wait upon you in my life to have peace from things that give me strife. I know you are my Prince of Peace and have called me to be your very own. Thank you Jesus! I acknowledge you as my Lord and Personal Savior! Thank you for being my Lord and Personal Savior! Thank you that you have heard my prayer and answered me. In Your Name I Pray Jesus! Amen!

You can give your life to Jesus and gather around Him right now if you have not already done so by praying the prayer below and meaning it in your heart.

Dear Jesus, I love you. Thank you for loving me so much and thank you for choosing the cross to die for me. You became the Son of Man and lived here on earth. Then you humbled yourself and became obedient to death-even death on the cross. Thank you for dying on the cross for my sin. You died on the cross so that I can be covered in your blood and cleansed by your blood as I acknowledge that I need you and cannot enter Heaven without you being my pathway. You became my PASSOVER LAMB! So, Jesus I confess all my sins to you and all the ways I have tried to get into Heaven when you already provided the means and the Way. I repent of my sin. Thank you for all that you have done for me especially forgiving me of my sin so judgment can PASSOVER. The cross is the place, a wonderful place where accused and condemned find mercy and grace. Thank you Jesus, it is at the cross where the wrongs we have done and the wrongs done to us were nailed at the cross. Thank you Jesus, at the cross you died for our sins and at the cross you gave your life for us. I thank you for that and thank you for coming back to life to save us. Thank you Jesus for being there for me! Thank you for loving me. I love you Jesus! Please take me as I am and make my life into something that you will be proud of. I surrender my life to you and need your help to live for you. I am forever grateful for the cross and what you have done for me and I can never repay you. I want to live for you and need your help. Thank you that your blood is for me. Help me Jesus please to live in the power of your Holy Spirit. I thank you Jesus for saving us! Thank you for hearing my prayer and answering me. Whatever your will give me the willingness and strength to bear it. Come into my heart and please make my heart your home. Live in me Jesus and I will live for you and serve you all the days of my life as you help me knowing you are my Lord and Personal Savior. You are my God! Thank you Jesus! I acknowledge you as my Lord and Personal Savior! In Your Name I Pray precious Jesus! Amen!

Friend, if you have prayed this prayer and meant it in your heart, you are a new creation in Christ and all old things are passed away and everything has become new! You may feel something or may not but don’t base it on feelings but base your new life in Christ on the promises of our Savior who will never leave you nor forsake you! Amen!

Spend time in His word and let the Lord speak to you! Start out in the Gospel of John! You can also check out the Gospel of Mark which are the devotionals I have been going through.  Learn from Jesus through study and prayer. Also find yourself a church fellowship and a college fellowship you can be part of where you can be part of a community of believers to supplement your own walk with the Lord. Let it be a Bible-believing and Bible-breathing church! Believe in Bible Live Eternally!

Feel free to email me at reddy4hisglory2004@yahoo.com if you want to meet to study the Bible, pray with, talk about Spiritual issues or whatever is on your mind! My number is 412-720-4579

"This is my work and I can do it only because Christ's mighty energy is at work within me." (Colossians 1:29, TLB)

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' I AM ' Series Archives:

What kind of L.I.G.H.T do you follow? (Dec 13, 07, 10:09 a.m.)

"What kind of B.R.E.A.D do you eat?" (Dec 08, 07, 10:10 a.m.)

"Who is your S.H.E.P.H.E.R.D?" (June 30, 06)

Gospel of Mark Archives:

Mark 1:1: "What does the G.O.S.P.E.L mean to you?" (Jan 15, 08, 1:15 p.m.)

Mark 1:1-4: "How seriously do you T.E.S.T.I.F.Y about prophesy?" (Jan 12, 08, 11:18 p.m.)

Mark 1:5-8: "Who do you P.O.I.N.T to?" (Jan 16, 08, 8:48 a.m.)

Mark 1:9: How will you take a S.T.A.N.D? (Jan 17, 08, 11:21 a.m.)

Mark 1:9-11: "How is your loving P.R.A.I.S.E?" (Jan 18, 08, 8:53 a.m.)

Mark 1:12-13: "How do you handle T.E.M.P.T.A.T.I.O.N?" (Jan 19, 08, 12:27 p.m.)

Mark 1:14-15: How do you handle T.I.M.E given to you? (Jan 21, 08, 1:31 p.m.)

Mark 1:16-18: "What kind of P.R.O.F.E.S.S.I.O.N are you in?" (Jan 26, 08, 10:22 a.m.)

Mark 1:19-20: "Without having to  P.R.O.C.R.A.S.T.I.N.A.T.E, what should you do?"  (Jan 29, 08, 10:44 a.m.)

Mark 1:20-22: "How do you rate in the B.U.S.I.N.E.S.S of Jesus?" (Jan 30, 08, 11:29 a.m.)

Mark 1:20-22: "Whose T.E.A.C.H.I.N.G.S do you follow?" (Jan 31, 08, 11:52 a.m.)

Mark 1:23-28: "What C.A.P.T.I.V.I.T.Y are you facing today?" (Feb 01, 08, 10:35 a.m.)

Mark 4:3-20: "What if Jesus talked F.O.O.T.B.A.L.L?" (Feb 02, 08, 10:35 a.m.)

Mark 1:29-31: "Where do you need H.E.A.L.I.N.G?" (Feb 05, 08, 11:44 a.m.)

Mark 1:32-34: "Where do you need an A.N.S.W.E.R?" (Feb 06, 08, 11:16 a.m.)

Mark 1:35-39: "Where do you give your S.O.L.I.T.A.R.Y time to the Lord?" (Feb 07, 08, 11:41 a.m.)

Mark 1:40-42: "Where do you need to be C.L.E.A.N?" (Feb 09, 08, 11:00 a.m.)

Mark 1:43-45: "What do your actions C.A.U.S.E?" (Feb 11, 08, 9:23 a.m.)


Mark 2:1-2: "What do you do with your P.O.P.U.L.A.R.I.T.Y?" (Feb 12, 08, 9:52 a.m.)

Mark 2:2-5: "What kind of F.R.I.E.N.D are you?" (Feb 13, 08, 11:49 a.m.)

Mark 2:5-12: "Where does P.A.R.A.L.Y.S.I.S take hold of you?" (Feb 15, 08, 7:42 a.m.)

Mark 2:5-12: "What are you thinking in your M.I.N.D?" (Feb 16, 08, 11:08 a.m.)

Mark 2:5-12: "What do you represent by your A.C.T.I.O.N.S?" (Feb 18, 08, 8:23 a.m.)

Mark 2:13-15: "Where are you looking for A.C.C.E.P.T.A.N.C.E?" (Feb 19, 08, 11:22 a.m.)

Mark 2:15-17: "Who do you I.N.V.I.T.E to Jesus?" (Feb 20, 08, 9:57 a.m.)

Mark 2:18-20: "When do you F.A.S.T?" (Feb 21, 08, 9:32 a.m.)

Mark 2:21-22: "How do you see your L.I.F.E?" (Feb 22, 08, 9:56 a.m.)

Mark 2:23-28: "What kind of L.E.A.D.E.R will you be? (Feb 23, 08, 10:46 a.m.)

Mark 2:23-28: "What does the S.A.B.B.A.T.H mean to you?" (Feb 25, 08, 10:46 a.m.)


Mark 3:1-6:"Whose N.E.E.D.S do you meet?" (Feb 26, 08, 9:54 a.m.)

Mark 3:7-8: "What is your I.M.P.A.C.T?" (Feb 27, 08, 8:17 a.m.)

Mark 3:9-11: "What S.P.A.C.E do you give yourself?" (Feb 28, 08, 9:38 a.m.)

Mark 3:11-12: "How do you fight E.V.I.L?" (Feb 29, 08, 9:11 a.m.)

Mark 3:13-16: "What emphasis do you put on your R.E.L.A.T.I.O.N.S.H.I.P with Jesus?" (March 01, 08, 9:29 a.m.)

Mark 3:17-19: "Where do you have your A.P.P.O.I.N.T.M.E.N.T in?" (March 03, 08, 9:49 a.m.)

Mark 3:20: "Where do you G.A.T.H.E.R?" (March 04, 08, 12:07 p.m.)

Mark 3:21: "How are your actions seen by your F.A.M.I.L.Y?" (March 05, 08, 10:24 a.m.)

Mark 3:22-27: "How do you handle S.L.A.N.D.E.R?" (March 06, 08, 7:57 a.m.)

Mark 3:28-30: "What is your V.I.E.W of Jesus?" (March 07, 08, 8:18 a.m.)

Mark 3:31-34: "What do you do with God's Will?" (March 08, 08, 8:45 a.m.)

Mark 4:1-20:
"What do P.A.R.A.B.L.E.S mean to you?" (March 10, 08, 7:15 a.m.)

Mark 4:1-20: "What if Jesus talked F.O.O.T.B.A.L.L?" (Feb 02, 08, 10:35 a.m.)

Mark 4:1-20: "Where are you in your W.A.L.K with the Lord?" (March 11, 08, 9:32 a.m.)

Audio: "Where are you in your W.A.L.K with the Lord?" (March 11, 08,  11:05 a.m.)

Mark 4:21-23: "What kind of L.A.M.P will you be?" (March 12, 08, 9:40 a.m.)

Audio: "What do you C.O.N.C.E.A.L?" (March 14, 08, 10:11 a.m.)

"What do you C.O.N.C.E.A.L?" (March 14, 08, 8:52 a.m.)

John 12:12-15: "How can you B.L.E.S.S the Lord?" (March 17, 08, 1:25 a.m.)

Philippians 2:8: "What does the C.R.O.S.S mean to you?" (March 20, 08, 1:16 p.m.)

"How do you handle D.O.U.B.T.S?" (March 25, 08, 12:36 p.m.)

Mark 4:24-25: "What do you do with what you H.E.A.R?" (March 31, 08, 8:39 a.m.)

Mark 4:26-29: "What do you do with the W.O.R.D of God?" (April 05, 08, 10:18 a.m.)

Mark 4:30-34: "What do you do with the S.E.E.D?" (April 07, 08, 11:48 a.m.)

Mark 4:35-41: "What are the S.T.O.R.M.S in your life?" (April 08, 08, 11:52 a.m.)


Mark 5:1-13: "Where is your T.O.R.M.E.N.T coming from?" (April 09, 08, 11:50 a.m.)

Mark 5:14-17: "Where do you need H.E.A.L.I.N.G?" (April 11, 08, 11:46 a.m.)

Mark 5:14-17: "What do people R.E.P.O.R.T about you?" (April 12, 08, 11:00 a.m.)

Mark 5:18-19: "What makes you A.F.R.A.I.D of Jesus?" (April 14, 08, 10:40 a.m.)

Mark 5:18-19: "Will you T.E.L.L others about Jesus?" (April 15, 08, 11:32 a.m.)

Mark 5:20: "What do you do with your T.E.S.T.I.M.O.N.Y?" (April 16, 08, 12:03 p.m.)

Proverbs 17:4: "What does G.O.S.S.I.P do to you?" (April 17, 08, 6:52 p.m.)

Exodus 12:5,7,11,13-14: "How do you know judgment will P.A.S.S.O.V.E.R you?" (April 24, 08, 9:26 a.m.)

Mark 5:21: "Why will you G.A.T.H.E.R before Jesus?" (April 28, 08, 9:36 a.m.)

Mark 5:22-24: "What place do you give P.R.A.Y.E.R in your life?" (April 29, 08,  7:51 a.m.)

Mark 5:24b-29: “Unclean Now? Christ’s Leading Everyday Always Nurtures! (U.N.C.L.E.A.N)"  (May 05, 08, 10:24 a.m.)





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