Healing of a Leper - Jesus' Compassion in Action
The book of Mark is full of action and emotion and here we find another example when Jesus heals a leper. Mark is the only one of the three Gospel writers who tell of the compassion...
Following Jesus is not a "Flowery Bed"
In the books of Mark and Luke, we are given an unusual glimpse of a full day in the life of Christ. Being the Sabbath, He taught in the synagogue of Capernaum, and while there He healed ...
Fear and Unbelief Paralyzes
This devotional is taken from the Believer's Application found in "The Resurrection of Jesus - Sunday Morning". We look at the Fear and Unbelief of the eleven disciples but realize we can be much like them. Be challenged!
Secret Disciple Revealed - Joseph of Arimathaea
This devotion about Joseph of Arimathaea is taken from the study "Burial of Jesus".
The Veil is Rent
This devotion about the temple veil is taken from the study On the Cross - Final Three Hours.
The Repentant Thief
This devotional about the thief on the cross is taken from the study On the Cross - First Three Hours
On the Road to Calvary: Simon of Cyrene
This devotional about Simon of Cyrene is taken from the study On the Road to Calvary.
Peter and His Sword - Taking Things into His Own Hands?
This devotional is taken from the Believer's Application found in Vol. 9#1 - The Agony in the Garden.
How Jesus Faced Great Trials
This devotional is an excerpt of the lesson - The Agony in the Garden.
“And the cock crew.” Mark 14:68 – Warning Signs We Don’t Heed!
This devotional is an excerpt of the lesson - Peter's Second and Third Denials.
What Impressed me in the Upper Room
One of our last homework assignments during our Volume 8 study was to give a short overview of an Upper Room topic that made a deep impression. Here is the result of that homework from four friends.
Take Your Time: Meditate
This time of year in the lobbies of Bible preaching churches across the world, you will find “Read the Bible Through in a Year” pamphlets. Scripture reading in this manner is a wonderful, spiritual exercise! We are exposed ...
How's your Spiritual Digestion?
A couple of weeks ago a sever stomach flu went through our house and my husband and I were hit pretty hard. Fortunately, by the time I climbed on the plane to visit my sister Candy and speak at a ladies...
Grow in Grace
“Grace.” What does that even mean? I have heard it explained before as, “The free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings.” "Grow in Grace" are the words printed on a wall hanging in our nursery. As I was...
Testimony of Bartimaeus
"When studying the healing of the blind man in Jericho, our homework assignment was to write a story from the man's perspective. There was not a dry eye at Bible study after Stephanie read her story. Here it is!" -Scarlette