Mark tells us of a man with bold problems. He is a troubled fellow with a most serious physical disability. He is paralyzed and has lost the use of his limbs. He cannot transport himself about. In order to go from one place to another, he must be carried by friends. He must surely have … More Not Avoiding Conflict At All Costs
He was a troubled fellow who had exhausted all other earthly possibilities. He could not help himself. There was none who could fix what ailed him. He was in an impossible situation. However, he had heard of Jesus compassion and power. He knew what Jesus could do for troubled and tormented souls if he desired. … More Playing It Safe in Prayer?
A desperate woman sought help for her infirmities everywhere, but she found no success. Then one day she encountered Jesus. Following her intersection with the Great Physician, her life would never be the same. Let’s read her account one more time: Mark 5:25-34 And there was a woman who had had a discharge of blood … More The Bloody Gospel