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Encountering Jesus (Mark 5)

In Mark 5, we encounter three familiar characters: Legion, the woman with the issue of blood, and Jarius’ daughter. All three are in hopeless situations that can only be handled by the Savior. 890 more words


The Unseen Woman

I spent countless Sundays as a child sitting in church classrooms, listening eagerly to teachers tell stories from the Bible. Even though these stories stuck in my mind for years, I only recently started recognizing the relevance and depth of them. 528 more words


“I kept that promise.”


It’s hard to describe what happened to me at the altar during the prayers of the church, yesterday. Typical Lutheran congregations don’t have a shared vocabulary for discussing personal spiritual experiences. 690 more words


Sermons, May 21, 2017

We were happy to host guest speaker Chase Cleary on this day for both the morning and evening lessons. For more from Chase, click on his name. 27 more words


Purpose in Unanswered Prayer - Mark 5

Last, week during our In His Presence Bible Study, we read Mark 5.  We read the story of when Jesus cast demons into swine.  Jesus had compassion on the man.  323 more words

Mom Devo's


A little girl
Born of love
With future bright
Filled with laughter
Enjoying play
Embracing life

Becoming woman
The bleeding came
With some fanfare… 390 more words


Behind Locked Doors

Senior Student Nurse in Psychiatry – June 1976

I drove through heavy iron gates and parked my car at the large state mental hospital campus on the edge of the city. 1,009 more words

Christian Nurse