Close

Is This Love? (Pt. 3)

A quick review of the past two weeks: 9/9/2009 – Mark 10:17-22Mark 10:17-22English: World English Bible – WEB17 As he was going out into the way, one ran to him, knelt before him, and asked him, “Good Teacher, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?” 18 Jesus said to him, “Why do you call me good? […]

Read More

Is This Love? (Pt. 2)

Last week we contrasted the common view of love with the way Jesus loved the wealthy man. In Mark 10:23-27Mark 10:23-27English: World English Bible – WEB23 Jesus looked around, and said to his disciples, “How difficult it is for those who have riches to enter into the Kingdom of God!” 24 The disciples were amazed at his words. But […]

Read More

Is This Love? (Pt. 1)

“Jesus looked at him and loved him. ‘One thing you lack’, He said. ‘Go, sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me.’” (Mark 10:21Mark 10:21English: World English Bible – WEB21 Jesus looking at him loved him, and said to him, “One thing you lack. Go, sell […]

Read More

Woe To The Supreme Court

In 1963 the U.S. Supreme court banned prayer and Bible study in public schools, and in doing so, brought upon themselves the rebuke of Jesus Christ recorded in Mark 10:14Mark 10:14English: World English Bible – WEB14 But when Jesus saw it, he was moved with indignation, and said to them, “Allow the little children to come to me! […]

Read More

Gender Equality

In many countries today, and in our own western history, divorce was decided at the sole discretion of the man, or of men in authority through biased courts. In this passage on the subject of divorce, Jesus reminds us about the true gender equality which God has ordained from the beginning.

Read More

Hell is So Bad…

And all the people said, “how bad is it?” Hell is so bad that you’d be better off to have one hand cut off, one foot cut off, be blinded in one eye, and be tossed into the sea with a millstone tied around your neck than to go there.

Read More

Sharing the Future

Jesus took the disciples away from the crowds to teach them privately. Remember that when Jesus was with the crowds, He taught in parables (Mark 4:34Mark 4:34English: World English Bible – WEB34 Without a parable he didn’t speak to them; but privately to his own disciples he explained all things.WP-Bible plugin). Now, alone with the disciples, Jesus explained […]

Read More

Help to Overcome Disbelief

When Jesus sent His disciples from village to village to preach, heal the sick and cast out demons (Mark 6:7-13Mark 6:7-13English: World English Bible – WEB7 He called to himself the twelve, and began to send them out two by two; and he gave them authority over the unclean spirits. 8 He charged them that they should take nothing […]

Read More

Wild Ride on a High Mountain

Elijah and Moses are alive? Clothes dazzling brighter than bleach? Clouds that speak? Peter, James and John must have been speechless – well, except for Peter, who said something even though he didn’t know what to say.

Read More