Mark 6:52 says that the disciples hearts were hardened and so they were not able to recognize the implications of Jesus’ miracle of the loaves and fish. In this week’s passage we see how, despite their hardened hearts, Jesus continues to pursue his disciples, wanting to help them understand who he really is.
In this week’s passage, Jesus has some very serious warnings for us. He emphasizes that the gospel message is the only truth we must hold to so that our lives reflect God’s will. Nothing else is acceptable to a holy God. So we will be exploring what the truth of the gospel is and what […]
In the Old Testament covenants were the equivalent of legally binding contracts today. Two parties would agree on the terms and make a binding commitment to stick to them, accepting the consequences if the terms were broken. In Genesis 15 God makes an extraordinary covenant with Abram, to give him and all his descendants blessings […]