I’m engaged in this study of the biblical book of Mark. I’m reminded of so many simple truths. I’m also understanding more and more how Jesus came with such focus and determination.
Away with the Mosaic Law and in with the New Covenant.
Look for the urgency, the mood, the drama set in the Book of Mark.
Maybe you’re giving up on someone who only needs a little encouragement or on someone who needs a good mentor and role model. Be that role model!
“One of the best wedding gifts God gave you was a full-length mirror called your spouse. Had there been a card attached, it would have said, ‘Here’s to helping you discover what you’re really like!'” Ouch!!!
Agape love, the love of God, is unconditional.
Originally posted on SamSword:
For millennia, people have celebrated the Winter Solstice, and Christians have celebrated the coming of their King by singing Christmas songs. Born on the plains in a stable in Bethlehem, God came down in the most vulnerable form possible: a babe. This was so remarkable and unexpected that God’s own chosen…