Impurity Comes From Inside You

Mar. 3, 2019 by

Mark 7:1–23(CSB) THE TRADITIONS OF THE ELDERS 7 The Pharisees and some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around him. 2 They observed that some of his disciples were eating bread with unclean—that is, unwashed—hands. 3 (For the Pharisees and

Jesus Gives You What You Need

Feb. 24, 2019 by

Mark 6:30–44(CSB) FEEDING OF THE FIVE THOUSAND 30 The apostles gathered around Jesus and reported to him all that they had done and taught. 31 He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a remote place and rest for a while.”

Faith in Jesus Saves from Death

Feb. 17, 2019 by

Mark 5:26–43(CSB) 26 had endured much under many doctors. She had spent everything she had and was not helped at all. On the contrary, she became worse. 27 Having heard about Jesus, she came up behind him in the crowd and touched

Why Some People Believe in Jesus

Feb. 10, 2019 by

Mark 4:1–34(CSB) THE PARABLE OF THE SOWER 4 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

One Unforgivable Sin

Feb. 3, 2019 by

Mark 3:7–35(CSB) MINISTERING TO THE MULTITUDE 7 Jesus departed with his disciples to the sea, and a large crowd followed from Galilee, and a large crowd followed from Judea, 8 Jerusalem, Idumea, beyond the Jordan, and around Tyre and Sidon. The large

The Jews Rejected Their Own Messiah

Jan. 27, 2019 by

Mark 2:13–3:6(CSB) THE CALL OF LEVI 13 Jesus went out again beside the sea. The whole crowd was coming to him, and he was teaching them. 14 Then, passing by, he saw Levi the son of Alphaeus sitting at the toll booth,

Forgiveness is the Greatest Miracle

Jan. 20, 2019 by

Mark 1:21–2:12(CSB) DRIVING OUT AN UNCLEAN SPIRIT 21 They went into Capernaum, and right away he entered the synagogue on the Sabbath and began to teach. 22 They were astonished at his teaching because he was teaching them as one who had

Jesus Calls Sinners

Jan. 13, 2019 by

` Mark 1:16–20(CSB) THE FIRST DISCIPLES 16 As he passed alongside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew, Simon’s brother, casting a net into the sea—for they were fishermen. 17 “Follow me,”Jesus told them, “and I will make you fish

More than a Man

Jan. 6, 2019 by

Mark 1:1–15(CSB) 1The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. 2As it is written in Isaiah the prophet: See, I am sending my messengerahead of you; he will prepare your way. 3 A voice of one

The Promise of Communion with God

Dec. 23, 2018 by

Isaiah 7:13–14(CSB) 13 Isaiah said, “Listen, house of David! Is it not enough for you to try the patience of men? Will you also try the patience of my God? 14 Therefore, the Lord himself will give you a sign: See, the

The Promise of Jubilee

Dec. 16, 2018 by

Leviticus 25:1–12(CSB) SABBATH YEARS AND JUBILEE 25 The Lordspoke to Moses on Mount Sinai: 2 “Speak to the Israelites and tell them: When you enter the land I am giving you, the land will observe a Sabbath to the Lord. 3 You may

The Promise of a King

Dec. 9, 2018 by

Micah 4:1–5(CSB) THE LORD’S RULE FROM RESTORED ZION 4 In the last days the mountain of the Lord’s house will be established at the top of the mountains and will be raised above the hills. Peoples will stream to it, 2 and