Develop Your Heart

Develop Your Heart

Part of the Bible reading for today is Mark 7.  In verse 15, Jesus is telling people who are bogged down in religious activity and procedure that “It’s not what goes into your body that defiles you; you are defiled by what comes from your heart.”  There it is –...
Jesus Comes With Authority!

Jesus Comes With Authority!

Mark 1:22 says “They were astonished at His teaching because he was teaching them as one who had authority, and not like the scribes.”  The word ‘authority’ in this verse is the Greek word ‘exousia’.   This word packs some punch.  When I was in the Air Force, whenever...