Tag Archives: Jesus

On Losing Your Senses

When you do the will and work of God you can expect to be thought of by the sensible to have lost your senses. When His own people heard of this, they went out to take custody of Him; for … Continue reading

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It’s Just Sad

He entered again into a synagogue; and a man was there whose hand was withered. They were watching Him to see if He would heal him on the Sabbath, so that they might accuse Him. He said to the man with the withered hand, “Get up and … Continue reading

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He Must Meet Jesus!

And they came, bringing to Him a paralytic, carried by four men. Mark 2:3 Reading this passage what stands out is how persistent these four men were! They were convinced that Jesus could heal the man if they could just … Continue reading

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Role Player

Mark starts his book with no action sequence or breathtaking flyover of the Jordan River, but with a few words of narration over a tight scene of leathery-skinned hands pushing a man’s head under the rushing water. “The beginning of … Continue reading

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The One and Only…

Paul concludes his letter to the Romans with another signature doxology. There’s a lot to unpack, but boiled down it goes like this. Now to him who is able, the eternal god, the only wise God, be glory forever. There … Continue reading

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The Free Gift–Romans 5:12-21

Name a gift you received in your youth that’s still working, and getting better. Moreover, name a gift from long ago that still functions better than anything that’s ever come down the pike. Everything I can think of is in … Continue reading

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The Power to Love

7 Beloved, I am not writing a new commandment to you, but an old commandment which you have had from the beginning; the old commandment is the word which you have heard. 8 On the other hand, I am writing a new commandment to you, which … Continue reading

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