When they came to the crowd, a man [with a demon-possessed son] approached Jesus and knelt before him. “Lord, have mercy on my son,” he said. “He has seizures and is suffering greatly. He often falls into the fire or into the water. I brought him to your disciples, but they could not heal him.” … Continue reading Jesus Gives Us Power and Authority
On February 22, 2022, I had the honor of giving a message for the Tuesday Morning Bible Study at my church on Matthew chapters 8 and 9. Here is a written version of my message or you may watch the video.
Today, I sit and listen to Jesus’s teaching by reading and meditating on Matthew 9:1–8 and its parallel passages Luke 5:17–26 and Mark 2:1–12. I follow the example of the crowd that pressed in upon Jesus to hear him speak and to witness his demonstrations of power by healing many sick people.