Mark 6:30-44 “He saw a huge crowd and had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd.Then He began to teach them many things” (Mark 6:34). Salvation comes from the love of God. We are sinners without a Saviour. He teaches and He shows us the Good News of His salvation. “This […]Read More Salvation Comes From The Love Of God.
“Jesus … was deeply hurt because their minds were closed” (Mark 3:5). “Whoever curses the Holy Spirit will never be forgiven. He is guilty of an everlasting sin” (Mark 3:29). “Whoever does what God wants is My brother and sister and mother” (Mark 3:35). These are challenging verses, They call us to be open to […]Read More Be Open To The Life-Changing Love Of Christ …
“No one can ever buy back another person or pay God a ransom for his life” (Psalm 49:7). What no-one else could ever do for us, God has done for us – “… the Son of Man came … to give His life as a ransom for many people” (Mark 10:45). “God forbid that I should […]Read More What no-one else could ever do for us, God has done for us.
* The beginning of Jesus’ ministry “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel” (Mark 1:15). – The kingdom has come. We need not create it in the present, and it is not merely in the future. – It is good news – “the gospel […]Read More The Kingdom Of God: Mark’s Gospel
“He taught them with authority” (Mark 1:22). We need both – the teaching and the authority. It is the teaching that gives the authority. We are taught by the Lord. We speak with the authority that comes from this: God’s Word is truth. When we know that the revelation has come to us from the […]Read More The Teaching And The Authority
“Their unbelief amazed Him” (Mark 6:6). The Lord has done so much for us. Why do we persist in unbelief? There is no real answer to this question, other than this: “The heart is deceitful and desperately wicked. Who can know it?” (Jeremiah 17:9). Our unbelief may be amazing. His grace is so much more […]Read More Amazing Grace
“Don’t let anyone separate what God has joined together” (Mark 10:9). “Don’t stop the children from coming to Me” (Mark 10:14). In today’s world, people often devalue the things that were very important to Jesus. When we speak about standing up for Jesus, we must remember that this means more than speaking His Word to […]Read More Standing Up For Jesus