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Why Compassion is More Important than Charisma

Author: Samuel Kwon

One of the most memorable moments in the Bible is Mark 5. The story begins with a large crowd pressing around Jesus because of the miracles He had performed earlier. 290 more words


Legion revisited

I just re-read Mark 5:1-20 and got a fresh perspective on this account of one of Jesus’ healing miracles. In this passage, Jesus encounters a man possessed by demons who lives among the tombs. 281 more words


Thrilled with Jesus

Last Sunday one of my friends was baptised! It was such an amazing, encouraging service, but one of the things that touched and challenged me the most was her testimony. 333 more words

Growth In God

Every Person Matters To Christ

We read the account in Mark 5:1-20 of Jesus healing a demon-possessed man. While the account is rather straight forward and dear, what entreats me is the love of Christ, that is not-so-obvious. 270 more words


Proper 8 - Mark 5:21-43

“Do not fear, only believe.” What kind of words are those spoken to a man who has just learned that his 12 year old daughter has died? 1,537 more words


Depression and the Compassion of Christ

And a woman was there who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years. She had suffered a great deal under the care of many doctors and had spent all she had, yet instead of getting better she grew worse. 789 more words


Healing powers/healing love in Unexpected places!!

Last Sunday I chose to be a bit braver and tackle a relevant issue, a timely topic. The scriptures of the lectionary were: Mark 5:21-43 and II Samuel 1:1-2, 17-28. 2,140 more words

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