Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Last Great Miracle Worker

“And Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi. And on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” And they told him, “John the Baptist; and others say, Elijah; and … Continue reading

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Let Justice [as we see it] Roll Down

“The Pharisees came and began to argue with him, seeking from him a sign from heaven to test him. And he sighed deeply in his spirit and said, “Why does this generation seek a sign? Truly, I say to you, … Continue reading

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The Case of the Forgotten Bread

“When I broke the five loaves for the five thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces did you take up?” They said to him, “Twelve.” “And the seven for the four thousand, how many baskets full of broken pieces … Continue reading

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Jesus Loves People

““I have compassion on the crowd, because they have been with me now three days and have nothing to eat.” (Mark 8:2, ESV) The difference between Jesus and the Pharisees was Jesus’ compassion for those whom he came to serve.  … Continue reading

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Set Before: An Unearned Meal

“In those days, when again a great crowd had gathered, and they had nothing to eat, he called his disciples to him and said to them, “I have compassion on the crowd, because they have been with me now three … Continue reading

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7 Baskets in the Decapolis

[A couple of notes here: (1)I did not figure this biblical connection out on my own, I got it from the Visual Guide to Gospel Events. [which ironically enough has the exact same title as I gave it] 2. This … Continue reading

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They

“And they brought to him a man who was deaf and had a speech impediment, and they begged him to lay his hand on him.” (Mark 7:32, ESV) I love what Mark does in this story of the deaf man … Continue reading

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