Jesus on Divorce

Jesus on Divorce

Today’s passage was Mark 10:1-12 Jesus then left that place and went into the region of Judea and across the Jordan. Again crowds of people came to him, and as was his custom, he taught them. 2 Some Pharisees came and tested him by asking, “Is it lawful for a man to...
Just Cut It Off!

Just Cut It Off!

Today’s reading was this passage again: Mark 9:43-49  43 If your hand causes you to stumble, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life maimed than with two hands to go into hell, where the fire never goes out.   45 And if your foot causes you to stumble, cut it...
Counter-Cultural

Counter-Cultural

Today’s reading was Mark 9:42-49 42 “If anyone causes one of these little ones—those who believe in me—to stumble, it would be better for them if a large millstone were hung around their neck and they were thrown into the sea. 43 If your hand causes you to...
How precious is the Bible to you?

How precious is the Bible to you?

I came across this video of Chinese Christians receiving Bibles for the first time, and it humbled me. How often do we take our easy access to the Word of God for granted? How many days does it get left on the shelf unread? The quality of the video is poor, but the...
Adoption Story

Adoption Story

Watch this:  http://faithhub.net/merediths-surprise-adoption/?utm_source=JLY&utm_medium=merediths-surprise-adoption&utm_term=20140815&utm_campaign=7#Se4DRJpr46VPvXMh.01  Then read this: Ephesians 1:4-8a: 4 For he chose us in him before the creation of...