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One of the central themes of Mark's gospel is the unbelief of people who come into contact with God's servant.

The Two Daughters

June 30, 2018
The gospel reading focuses on two healings - one Jesus actively carries out, while the other is seemingly taken from Him. There is much to discover from these intertwined healings…

Freedom From Fear

June 23, 2018
Our scripture passage proves that Jesus gives freedom from fear. In this account are two questions that deal with freedom from fear.

Father’s Day

June 16, 2018
Jesus' parable of the lost sons provides a picture of a model father.
When you consider the importance of the family in Jewish society, you can imagine how radical Christ's words  must have sounded. The Israelites expected Him to bring back Israel's lost…
In this early section of Mark, we see Jesus showing God’s intent for the Sabbath as it pertains to those in need. As a result, He is met with resistance…

The Night Visitor

May 26, 2018
A member of the Jewish Sanhedrin visited Jesus at night. Jesus used their ensuing conversation to present some of the most significant teaching in all the gospels.

Pentecost

May 19, 2018
We may never fully understand all that happened on the day of Pentecost when the Church was born, but we should seek to understand it, respond to it, and let…
Like Mary, mothers ponder events throughout their children's lives. The experience of becoming a mother often awakens many God-planted ideas;  these then are fertilized by the emotions which spring from…

Joy, Radiant Living

May 5, 2018
Christ had spoken about peace in chapter 14:27; now He mentions love and joy. Love, joy, and peace are the first three of the fruits of God's Spirit. Our abiding…