Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead of him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowd. After he had dismissed them, he went up on a mountainside by himself to pray.
Throughout the story of Gideon we see moments of incredible bravery when Gideon had to step out in faith to trust God. Gideon’s weakness became a conduit to reveal God’s incredible strength. 1,851 more words
August of 2002. I spent three summers of my life working at a camp our family had attended since my age was in the single digits, but my first summer at Okoboji Lutheran Bible Camp verged on magical. 1,378 more words
“When He went ashore, He saw a large crowd, and felt compassion for them and healed their sick” (Matthew 14:14). As I read the bible I see so many of Jesus’ actions preceded by compassion. 83 more words