Archive for January 2009

The Faith of a Child

Mark 4: 35-41 Heb 11: 1-2, 8-19 / Lk 1 Why are you afraid? Do you not yet have faith? (Mark 4:40) In every storm we face on earth, Christ’s in the stern when we leave berth. Don’t be afraid, or hesitate, Trials only serve to form our faith. Our Lord had been healing and […]

Growing by God’s Grace

Mark 4: 26-34 Heb 10:32-39 / Psa 37 …night and day, and the seed would sprout and grow, he knows not how. (Mark 4:27) The Word we’ve sown God makes it grow, In faithful hearts it will take root; How it has grown we may not know, But it will bear abundant fruit. Jesus said, […]

God’s Light and Measure

Mark 4: 21-25 Heb 10: 19-25 / Psa 24 For whoever produces, to him shall more be given; and whoever does not produce, even what he has shall be taken away from him. (Mark 4:25) For those who seek to plumb God’s Word All things hidden will be revealed; Walk in the light and be […]

Sowing God’s Word

Mark 4: 1-20 Heb 10: 11-18 / Psa 110 Still other seed fell on good soil. It came up, grew and produced a crop, multiplying thirty, sixty, or even a hundredfold. (Mark 4: 8) Come Holy Spirit as I write, Guide this hand that Your Word be told; Dispel this darkness, be my light, Let […]

Jesus’ Family

Mark 3: 31-35 Heb 10: 1-10 / Psa 40 ‘Who are My mother and My brothers?’. . . whoever does the will of God, he is My brother and sister and mother.’ (Mark 3:33,35) If we want to be Christ’s brother, What do our words and acts reveal? Do we show love for one another, […]

The Unforgiveable Sin

Mark 3: 22-30 2 Tim 1: 1-8 / Psa 96 . . . whoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit never has forgiveness, but is guilty of an eternal sin. (Mark 3:29) Those who see evil even in good Trap themselves forever in their sin; Like the scribes who never understood ‘Twas the Holy Spirit they […]