The Gospel of Mark
The Syro-Phonetician Women Have you notice the growing crowds around Jesus, lately. Many people love him Many people want his help Many are curious about him and But he also has many enemies, just looking for a way to trap him. to get him in trouble ultimately to get rid of him. And the man wants a little…
What’s left to say? As Paul is wrapping up his message to the Philippians, He wants to promise them the Peace of God. but before he can promise them that, they need more instruction. In chapter 3 Paul talked about how he learned to put no confidence in the flesh, even though his track record for being…
The Staff of God When Moses first saw the burning bush, he went over to it in wonder and the Lord spoke to him from the midst of the burning bush. God told Moses to go in the name of God and rescue his people. And Moses wasn’t sure Moses said 1 Moses answered, “What if they do not believe me or listen…
Christmas is a joyful time for many. It’s also a stressful time for many. Some face Christmas with heavy sorrow on their hearts. Hear the Christmas Story from Lukes gospel and then I will tell you a story of tragedy and peace. 1 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken…
In todays lesson we see that that required touching Jesus and faith that required Jesus presence, but elsewhere in the gospels there is a greater faith of the centurior, who understood Jesus power and authority, all he needed was Jesus commitment to heal, and he could trust that it would happen. That is the kind of faith we need to have today.
After looking at what it would be like to lose your hearing, or never have been able to hear, and then being healed of it by Jesus. Do we need our hearing to be healed by Jesus or do we just need to learn to listen better.
Children’s Thought: If you could have one wish in the world, up to half a kingdom, what would you wish for? [pause] A good heart will wish for good things. A bad heart will wish for bad things like: Accidents, injuries, revenge In today’s story for the grownups, a girl, whether young or old, won a great…
The Gospel of Mark
David and Goliath Do you know the story of David and Goliath? Every Day the Philistine Army and the Israelite Armies would face each other. David was sent to bring supplies to his brothers and bring back a report on how the war was going. He saw Goliath talking bad about the Israelites and their God…