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

Matthew 26:6-13 An Act of Devotion

What does it mean to put Jesus first? What does it mean to give him your “all” as he has given his all to you? In today’s podcast we’ll look at exactly that in the story of “Jesus Anointed at Bethany”. It’s a story of contrasts…it’s a story of hope…and it’s a major story in the moments before the cross. Continue reading Matthew 26:6-13 An Act of Devotion

Mark 10:1-12 Living Lives Reflective of Heaven

Some Pharisees asked, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?” What an interesting question! An “interesting” because there is SOOOOOO much that is being asked, and answered, in this question. So while this seems like a pretty straight-forward question it really isn’t. So join me as we dive in to CONTEXT CONTEXT CONTEXT! Continue reading Mark 10:1-12 Living Lives Reflective of Heaven