There are two categories in which people might be classified. Theoretically, based upon their personal performance, all people can either be law-breakers or law-keepers. That being said, there is only one category in which all men and women are actually found. All people are law-breakers. Without exception, no individuals are perfectly holy in their thinking, desires, conduct, and words. … More Come Confident, Come Near, and Come Often
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?