Who Is This?

Who Is This? | Mark 4:33-41 “He would speak the word to them with many parables like these, as they were able to understand. And He did not speak to them without a parable. Privately, however, He would explain everything to His own disciples. On that day, when evening had come, He told them, “Let’s... Continue Reading →

Only God

Only God | Mark 4:30-34 “And He said: “How can we illustrate the kingdom of God, or what parable can we use to describe it? It’s like a mustard seed that, when sown in the soil, is smaller than all the seeds on the ground. And when sown, it comes up and grows taller than... Continue Reading →

Growth, God’s Way

Growth, God’s Way | Mark 4:26-29 “‘The kingdom of God is like this,’ He said. ‘A man scatters seed on the ground; he sleeps and rises — night and day, and the seed sprouts and grows — he doesn’t know how. The soil produces a crop by itself — first the blade, then the head,... Continue Reading →

Eyes Wide Shut

Eyes Wide Shut | Mark 4:10-12, 21-25 “When He was alone with the Twelve, those who were around Him asked Him about the parables. He answered them, “The secret of the kingdom of God has been given to you, but to those outside, everything comes in parables so that they may look and look, yet... Continue Reading →

Listen!

Listen! | Mark 4:1-9 “Again He began to teach by the sea, and a very large crowd gathered around Him. So He got into a boat on the sea and sat down, while the whole crowd was on the shore facing the sea. He taught them many things in parables, and in His teaching He... Continue Reading →

Real Family

Real Family | Mark 3:20-21, 31-35 “Then He went home, and the crowd gathered again so that they were not even able to eat. When His family heard this, they set out to restrain Him, because they said, “He’s out of His mind…” Then His mother and His brothers came, and standing outside, they sent... Continue Reading →

A House Divided

A House Divided | Mark 3:20-30 “Then He went home, and the crowd gathered again so that they were not even able to eat. When His family heard this, they set out to restrain Him, because they said, “He’s out of His mind.” The scribes who had come down from Jerusalem said, “He has Beelzebul... Continue Reading →

Every Mother’s Dream?

Every Mother’s Dream? | Mark 3:13-19 “Then He went up the mountain and summoned those He wanted, and they came to Him. He also appointed 12 — He also named them apostles — to be with Him, to send them out to preach, and to have authority to drive out demons. He appointed the Twelve:... Continue Reading →

Wrongly Focused

Wrongly Focused | Mark 3:7-12 “Jesus departed with His disciples to the sea, and a large crowd followed from Galilee, Judea, Jerusalem, Idumea, beyond the Jordan, and around Tyre and Sidon. The large crowd came to Him because they heard about everything He was doing. Then He told His disciples to have a small boat... Continue Reading →

For Your Benefit

Entirely for Your Benefit | Mark 2:27-3:6 “Then He told them, “The Sabbath was made for man and not man for the Sabbath. Therefore, the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath. “Now He entered the synagogue again, and a man was there who had a paralyzed hand. In order to accuse Him,... Continue Reading →

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