Follow Me: The Gospel of Mark

The Process of Spiritual Transformation

Our quest to follow Christ brings us to the ninth chapter of the Gospel of Mark today. The chapter is all about spiritual transformation. We will witness a transformation of Christ on a mountaintop in Israel; a transformation of a demonized boy made whole; and a transformation of quarrelling disciples into a brotherhood of servants.…

A Sight for Sore Eyes

Our quest to follow Christ brings us to the eighth chapter of Mark where we find three stories of sight; three versions of vision. Only one of the stories is literally about the human eye, but all three stories are about the human heart; the eye of the soul; the capacity to see what can’t…

Unentitled and Undeterred

Our invitation to follow Christ brings us to the seventh chapter of the book of Luke which presents three stories of common complications to any disciple’s efforts to closely follow Christ. I am asking the Holy Spirit to use these stories to awaken you to dangerous strongholds that may be present in your life and…

Jesus: Lord or Genie in a Bottle?

There is a continental divide when it comes to biblical discipleship. Just as the watershed ridge of the continental divide separates the drainage of all river ways either into the Pacific Ocean to the west of the or the Atlantic Ocean to the east so it is with biblical discipleship. How you understand this matter…