Archive for 'Miracles'

Faith Brings Forth Miracles

Matthew 13:54-58 Jer 26:1-9 / Ps 69:5,8-10,14 He did not work many mighty deeds there because of their lack of faith. (Mat.13:58) Success seems like some kind of disease To people with crab mentality; The chains of envy and prejudice Bind them in their mental poverty. Coming to his hometown, he began teaching the people […]

Ignoring the Signs

Matthew 12: 38-42 An evil and adulterous generation asks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it . . . (Matthew 12:39) Jonah’s obedience to God’s command Prevented Nineveh’s destruction. We need no sign to understand: Repentance is God’s instruction. Some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Jesus, “Teacher, we wish […]

Warning to the Unrepentant

Matthew 11: 20-24 Isa 7:1-9 / Psa 48:2-8 . . . if the miracles done among you had been done in Sodom, it would have remained until this day. (Matthew 11: 23) Let us heed the words of Jesus: The worse will come without remorse; We know that there is no excuse, Repentance is our […]

The Healing of the Invalid

John 5: 1-16 Ez 47;1-9,12 / Psa 46 “Stop sinning or something worse may happen to you.” (John 5:14) As water is life, so is God’s Word Healing me and nourishing my soul; Steadfast is the promise of our Lord, In our brokenness making us whole. Later, Jesus went up to Jerusalem for one of […]

Breaking the Silence

Mark 7: 31-37 1 Kgs 11:29-32;12:19 / Ps 81 He looked up to heaven and with a deep sigh said to him, “Ephphatha!” (which means, “Be opened!”). (Mark 7: 34) To His words let my ears be opened, For His kingdom let my lips proclaim; By His love may this heart be softened, That my […]

Be Jesus to Others

Mark 6: 53-56 1Kgs 8: 1-7,9-13 / Psa 132:6-10 As soon as they got out of the boat, people recognized Jesus. (Mark 6:54) For our life we thank You, Jesus, And pledge to make others aware That Your healing that has freed us Comes from a faith that we must share. When they had crossed […]