Not Lost in the Crowd

When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. And he began to teach them many things.  Mark 6:34 ESV After this last year most of us are mentally and physically worn out. During the pandemic, many of us have lost friends and…

The Longest Verse

Some say He wept because of their unbelief. Some say He wept only because He saw them weeping. Some think the Son of God could have never wept as a human because He knew the beginning from the end. Some simply shrug and say it didn’t matter because in just eight short verses He cried…

New Mercies New Hope

Through the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed, Because His compassions fail not. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness. “The Lord is my portion,” says my soul “Therefore I hope in Him!”  Lamentations 3:22-24 Sunset on this side of the earth means sunrise on the other, so also the setting of the sun on one hope means…

I Will Sing of Mercy

But I will sing of Your power; Yes, I will sing aloud of Your mercy in the morning; For You have been my defense And refuge in the day of my trouble Psalm 59:16 In the morning we need tot remember who brought us through the night! Grace =Not because we deserved it;-not because we planned well –…

Touched

For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet he did not sin Hebrews 4:15 Jesus allowed himself to be touched by our weakness so that He could give us His strength!