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April 5, 2020 A Mountain is Moved
April 06, 2020

April 5, 2020 A Mountain is Moved

As a man with only five days to live, Jesus makes his message clear, “Have faith in God…whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours.”  (Mark...


March 22, 2020  - 4,000 Hungry People Fed
March 23, 2020

March 22, 2020 – 4,000 Hungry People Fed

This is the second feeding miracle, the first being the feeding of the 5000 (Mark 6:30-44).   Why two food miracles in such a short time?  Could it be because facing how to make ends meet...


March 15, 2020 A Dead Girl Lives
March 16, 2020

March 15, 2020 A Dead Girl Lives

The Gospel of Mark reads more like a script for an action movie than a theological textbook.  We see Jesus in action, moving from one impossible situation to another:  delivering a demon-possessed man, healing a...


March 8, 2020 A Storm is Stilled
March 09, 2020

March 8, 2020 A Storm is Stilled

We all face storms in life during which we feel anxious or afraid, and may even feel helpless to change the situation.  In those times, like the disciples in the boat, we’re tempted to think...


March 1, 2020 The Sick are Healed
March 02, 2020

March 1, 2020 The Sick are Healed

We almost read right over it, “and Jesus healed many who had various diseases.”  (Mark 1:34).  It’s as if Mark doesn’t want us to miss it so he tells a couple stories of impossible healings,...