of Jesus is a series of adult devotional readings that will
take readers on a tour through the fascinating art gallery
of the Bible where are displayed three hundred and sixty-five
exquisite portraits of our wonderful Saviour. These portraits
are a collection of the names, titles, and appellations by
which Christ is portrayed in the Bible.
this inspiring assortment of names and titles, the author
has endeavored to focus on all aspects of the life, ministry,
and character of Jesus. Each title is brim full of spiritual,
theological, and devotional insights that provide encouragement,
inspiration, and assurance in Christ. The inspiration for
this book has come from Ellen G. White's timely admonition
that "it would be well for us to spend a thoughtful hour
each day in contemplation of the life of Christ"--The
Desire of Ages, p. 83.
of Jesus offers readers an ideal opportunity to engage in
this daily "contemplation of the life of Christ"
by focusing on the spiritual and theological significance
of the many names and titles of our Redeemer. To facilitate
this daily contemplation, a special Bible text, containing
a name or title of Jesus, has been carefully selected for
each day of the year. Accompanying the text for each day is
an appropriate commentary on the day's title, followed by
a relevant Spirit of Prophecy quotation and a written meditation
is the author's sincere hope and prayer that Portraits of
Jesus will provide daily inspiration, new spiritual insights,
and a greater love for and devotion to Jesus, our incomparable
Saviour and Lord. May these exquisite portraits of Jesus enable
each reader to see Him in all His matchless love and beauty.