Monthly Archives: March 2013

Mark 8 ~ Who do you say that I am?

Here, in the middle of the book of Mark, we find a pivotal chapter.  Up until now Jesus ministry has been about healing and speaking to the multitudes.  His focus could be framed as ‘evangelism’ as He invites people to … Continue reading

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Mark 7 ~ Unclean?

In today’s story, Jesus challenges some religious beliefs and traditions of the Pharisees.  We tend to get a little down on the Pharisees, but what about us?  Are there ways in which we have “let go of the commands of … Continue reading

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Mark 6 ~ A Prophet without Honour… or the Touch of a Healer?

In this passage we find Jesus returning to His home town. Some were amazed at His teaching; others took offense. Jesus makes the statement that in his hometown, a prophet is without honour. This lack of honour hinders Jesus’ ministry… … Continue reading

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