If you’ve never read this part of Mark 6, give it a good read and receive something good for this day! (I’ve included the text in this post). Jesus had just done the miracle of feeding the 5000 before this part of Mark 6. Previous to that miracle was the account of the death of… Continue reading Mark 6:45-52 – trials in the storms of life
“As Jesus passed on from there, two blind men followed Him, shouting loudly, ‘Have pity and mercy on us, Son of David!’ When He reached the house and went in, the blind men came to Him, and Jesus said to them, ‘Do you believe that I am able to do this?’ They said to Him, ‘Yes,… Continue reading Is God still able when you’ve waited a long time?
How do we as believers deal with anger and other emotions? Jesus was rejected, despised, frustrated and compassionate, but what about angry? Hmmm…Anger is one of those topics we as Christians do not often want to deal with; it feels unsafe, and is often a misunderstood emotion. It’s not talked about very much except perhaps in… Continue reading Did Jesus ever get angry?
“Thus says the Lord, who makes a way through the sea and a path through the mighty waters.” Isaiah 43:16 Are you stuck in some unchanging situation? This Scripture is referring to the parting of the Red Sea, but Scripture is alive and breathing and this spoke to me. It is the LORD saying this. Does… Continue reading God makes a way!
There are many verses of Scripture that invite us to ask God for whatever we wish. I rarely hear these verses talked about much, especially the “whatever you wish” part of it. Our disappointments in life color our view of God’s heart and I think that’s why we tend to run past invitations to ask… Continue reading Asking God whatever we wish
“And He went into their synagogues throughout all Galilee, preaching and casting out the demons. And a leper came to Jesus, beseeching Him and falling on his knees before Him, and saying, “If You are willing, You can make me clean.” Moved with compassion, Jesus stretched out His hand and touched him, and said to him, “I… Continue reading Is Jesus even willing to heal me?
“Father, I desire that they also, whom You have given Me, be with Me where I am, in order that they may behold My glory, which You have given Me; for You loved Me before the foundation of the world.” John 17:24 I highlighted “I desire” purposely because I think in those two words, there is a wealth of… Continue reading What Jesus desires