Faith · Good News · Mark · Temptation · Way · Wilderness

the wilderness…

The good news according to Mark… the story of Jesus… next leads us into the wilderness… Read Mark 1:12-13 in your Bible… or click the Scripture reference to read online… Immediately after baptism… the Holy Spirit drove Jesus into the wilderness… drove… the Greek translated here is a force-full word… ekballo… 1 to cast out, drive out, to send…… Continue reading the wilderness…

Daily · flesh · Holy Spirit · Prayer · Spirit · Way

fighting… daily…

No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. 1Corinthians 10:13 ESV The daily fight… flesh vs Spirit… it’s common to us all… But Jesus… He showed us the Way… to battle the flesh in the Spirit… “… Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing,…… Continue reading fighting… daily…

Focused · Following · Holy Spirit · Narrow · Way

driving the narrow road…

It’s hard to sight-see on these roads… My husband’s remark concerning the narrow… winding… way we drive… Roads with no shoulder… steep rocky rise on one side… steep wooded drop off on the other… Only two lanes wide… And I think about the narrow road He calls us to walk… “Enter through the narrow gate.…… Continue reading driving the narrow road…