transfiguration of Jesus

You know, I’m always amazed when I read a new verse from the Bible. No matter if it’s from the New Testament like this chapter from Mark, or Scriptures from the Old Testament like the sun standing still, God reveals His Word to us. A Quick Bible History Lesson from…

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Jesus predicts His death

“Get behind me, Satan“, Christ said to Peter. Jesus knew exactly what was about to happen to Him. He was to suffer, be rejected and die a terrible death on the cross. Why? In this Bible lesson from Mark, chapter 8, Jesus predicts His death on the cross for the…

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Admitting that Jesus is the Messiah, Lord and Savior, is the decision all Christians make before they can move forward in faith. So, Peter acknowledges this in the study reading from Mark 8. But, Who is Jesus Christ? He asked the disciples who other people, and they thought He was….

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Jesus restores sight

“I once was blind, but now I see” is the theme of this message from Mark. With very little effort, Jesus restores sight to the blind man. The author in this Scripture reading suggests that we, just like the blind, will be able to “see” when Jesus touches us. Yes,…

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Jesus warns against wrong teachings

“One bad apple” comes to mind when Jesus warns against wrong teachings in Mark. Right or wrong, listening to authority figures affects the way we think, and the way we live. So, be careful. This Bible study lesson comes from Mark 8. Basically, it tells how a little bit of…

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Jesus is Messiah

Are we scientists or believers? First, scientists always look for signs and evidence. But, Christians know faith is lost when they have to “prove God“. So, let’s look at signs from Jesus vs faith in our Bible study for today. The Pharisees continuously tried to catch Jesus in a falsehood…

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This Bible study lesson is about more than just Jesus driving out a demon from a girl. The gentile woman in this story had two choices: Acceptance Rejection of Christ. And, she made the right choice – many didn’t! Jesus Drives Out a Demon from a Girl – No Discrimination…

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inner purity

Today’s Bible study lesson is from Mark 7:1-23 – A hypocrite: Finish the sentence with your interpretation. And then, we’ll see how Jesus links it with inner purity, a quality the Pharisees didn’t seem to acquire. You see, the Pharisees thought that, as long as they performed certain rituals, (like…

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