Being & Building Followers & Friends of Jesus
Sermon today on Mark 8:22ff. Something that has not been preached enough: why wasn't the man healed on Jesus' first attempt? As the Gerasene demoniac wasn't. One could say Christ's intentions are mysterious beyond our mortal comprehension. I've been hearing that "explanation" all my life and suspect it rather signals whenever we don't know or our theology is out of kilter with the biblical record.
A better explanation is that Jesus, being fully human, was no…Continue
Posted on July 11, 2016 at 4:19am