Category: Journals

  • Let’s Celebrate

    Luke 15:21–24 (NASB 95) 21 And the son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and in your sight; I am no longer worthy to be called your son.’ 22 But the father said to his slaves, ‘Quickly bring out the best robe and put it on him, and put a ring on his hand…

  • Sons of men

    Sons of men

    Psalm 14:2–3 (NASB 95)       2 The LORD has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men       To see if there are any who understand,       Who seek after God.       3 They have all turned aside, together they have become corrupt;       There is no one who does good, not even one. Examine /…

  • Co-heir?

    Co-heir?

    Luke 15:17–24 (NASB 95) 17 But when he came to his senses, he said, ‘How many of my father’s hired men have more than enough bread, but I am dying here with hunger! 18 ‘I will get up and go to my father, and will say to him, “Father, I have sinned against heaven, and in your…

  • Trusting Faith

    Trusting Faith

    Mark 11:22–25 (NASB 95) 22 And Jesus answered saying to them, “Have faith in God. 23 Truly I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and cast into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that what he says is going to happen, it will be granted him. 24 Therefore…

  • Life Interrupted

    Life Interrupted

    Mark 10:46–52 (NASB 95) Bartimaeus Receives His Sight 46 Then they came to Jericho. And as He was leaving Jericho with His disciples and a large crowd, a blind beggar named Bartimaeus, the son of Timaeus, was sitting by the road. 47 When he heard that it was Jesus the Nazarene, he began to cry out and…

  • Salty Sacrifices

    Salty Sacrifices

    Mark 9:48–50 (YLT) 48where their worm is not dying, and the fire is not being quenched; 49for everyone with fire shall be salted, and every sacrifice with salt shall be salted. 50 The salt is good, but if the salt may become saltless, in what will ye season it? Have in yourselves salt, and have…

  • Unbelief Identified

    Unbelief Identified

    Mark 9:21–29 (NASB 95) 21 And He asked his father, “How long has this been happening to him?” And he said, “From childhood. 22 It has often thrown him both into the fire and into the water to destroy him. But if You can do anything, take pity on us and help us!” 23 And Jesus said to…

  • Picking it up

    Picking it up

    Mark 8:34–38 (NASB 95) 34 And He summoned the crowd with His disciples, and said to them, “If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. 35 For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake and the…

  • Sons and Daughters

    Sons and Daughters

    Mark 5:32–34 (NASB 95) 32 And He looked around to see the woman who had done this. 33 But the woman fearing and trembling, aware of what had happened to her, came and fell down before Him and told Him the whole truth. 34 And He said to her, “Daughter, your faith has made you well; go in…

  • Inability of man

    Inability of man

    Mark 5:1–20 (NASB 95) The Gerasene Demoniac 1 They came to the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gerasenes. 2 When He got out of the boat, immediately a man from the tombs with an unclean spirit met Him, 3 and he had his dwelling among the tombs. And no one was able to…