Tag Archives: Forgiveness of sin

House Divided

Mark 3:20-35 One does not have to look too closely to see the worst elements of humanity at work. It seems that in our fallen and broken world there is more than ample supply of unsavory elements working against the … Continue reading

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Through the Faith of Others

Mark 2:1-12 The house was so crowded that no one was able to get near. Friends of a paralytic man took extraordinary measures in order that their friend would have opportunity to be healed by Jesus. Given the construction of … Continue reading

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Facing Temptation

And he was in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by Satan. And he was with the wild animals, and the angels were ministering to him. Mark 1:13 Immediately follow his baptism, Jesus was driven by the Holy Spirit into … Continue reading

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Forgive them

“Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” Luke 23:34 They do not know what they are doing? Well, no they didn’t know exactly, they were too blinded by their sin. They were too wrapped up in their … Continue reading

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Advent Day 11 – Israel’s Greatest King

Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron and said, “Behold, we are your bone and flesh. In times past, when Saul was king over us, it was you who led out and brought in Israel. And … Continue reading

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