Jesus believed the miracle of healing the blind to be significant.
Jesus is supernatural provision – Mark 6:45-52
“Keep on asking, and you will receive what you ask for.” – Luke 11:9
“It’s not what goes into your body that defiles you; you are defiled by what comes from your heart.” – Mark 7:15
Jesus taught His followers to take personal rejection with compassion, not disdain.
Following Jesus is a state of being followed by action.
“Is it easier to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or ‘Stand up and walk’?”
In Psalm 34, David reflects on a story from his life and realizes that God rescued Him. So David chooses to bless God and not stress tomorrow.
After healing miracles, crowds gather to see Jesus and thousands hear His teaching.
“Be patient as you wait for the Lord’s return.” – James 5:7
Faith seen in purity James 4:1-5-6
Faith seen in words James 3
“I will show you my faith by my good deeds.” – James 2:17-18
James offers us help in how to put the words of Jesus into practice.
“She believed that God would keep His promise.” – Hebrews 11:11
“Those who are wise will take all this to heart; they will see in our history the faithful love of the Lord.” Psalm 107:43
“Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think.” – Ephesians 3:20
Ever have an experience that changes your life forever? For me, the thrill of speed on my “Big Wheel” as a little boy.