Authority · Good News · Gospel · Healing · Mark · Peace · Revelation · Teaching

the good news… of revelation…

Still in Mark… seeing and hearing what’s at the beginning of the gospel of Jesus… what makes it good news… Yesterday… we saw Jesus gather disciples to follow Him and fellowship with… Today… looking for what follows… read Mark 1:21-34… From the shore of the sea… they entered the city on the coast… Capernaum… It was…… Continue reading the good news… of revelation…

Fellowship · Following · Good News · Gospel · Mark

following in fellowship…

Reading the gospel according to Mark… he starts with the beginning of the good news about Jesus… In his words… I see the reflection of every Believer’s walk as we follow the One who is Good News… Repentance… Baptism… Temptation in the wilderness… What’s next…? Fellowship… a community of commonality of purpose and direction… Read Mark 1:14-20 with…… Continue reading following in fellowship…

Daily · Devotions · Faith · Gospel · Growth

a new year… a new spiritual discipline…

The pastor challenged us this morning…this first day of the year in worship…to begin a new discipline…to draw closer to God…Already… before the pastor challenged…God had called me… to something new…(maybe not new to you… but new to me…)a spiritual discipline inspired by a chosen devotional for the year…A Charles Spurgeon devotional… an updated edition…Look…… Continue reading a new year… a new spiritual discipline…

Gospel · The Journey

The Journey Readings: Week 142… and gospel basics…

Romans… the book of gospel basics…The Roman church was not founded by Paul…he desperately wanted to visit…but the time had not yet come…Since he couldn’t visit… he wrote a letter…and I believe we see in this letter…what Paul taught… regarding the gospel…at every church he ever founded…Because he didn’t establish this church…and couldn’t visit them…… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 142… and gospel basics…

Conflict · Gospel · The Journey

The Journey Readings: Week 56… and conflict…

The effective spreading of the Gospel… the good news grace… seems to always stir up conflict…In Philippi… Paul freed an annoying slave girl from a spirit of divination… she became useless to her owners… no longer able to tell the future…Conflict arose… resulting in Paul and his companion receiving a beating… and imprisonment… (Acts 16:16-24)When…… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 56… and conflict…