Mark 10:46-52 “_____, what do you want me to do for you?”

What name were you given as a child? Does it have significant meaning? What about negative names you were given on the playground – or even negative names you give YOURSELF?

In today’s podcast we’re going to look at this interaction between Bartimaeus and Jesus – and as we look into this text we’ll not only see the many names that are thrown out there – but we’ll see that the names, given to Jesus, meant something to Bartimaeus…and they should mean something to us too. Continue reading Mark 10:46-52 “_____, what do you want me to do for you?”

Mark 10:13-45 Radical Grace: Flipping the World on its Head

As Christians we struggle with the ways of heaven, the ways of the kingdom-come with the ways of this world and the voice it has. And we all know it…but we aren’t alone as scripture is full of people who are the same as us. In this podcast we’re going to look at 3 different voices and not only see how times haven’t changed – but just how glorious our God is. Continue reading Mark 10:13-45 Radical Grace: Flipping the World on its Head

Psalm 62: A Psalm of Deep Trust

In a world where people lie and try to get their own ways and move in their own directions…in a world vying for your attention and your support, being people who “listen” to voices and can be swayed by them – what do we do? Who do we trust?

You and I are like sponges – we always have been. And this can be a good thing or a bad thing as voices from all over affect, and effect, us. So what do we do? Where do we go? THAT’S what we’re looking at from the perspective of David in Psalm 62 today. Continue reading Psalm 62: A Psalm of Deep Trust