Needy People

Scripture says that those who merely touched Jesus, or even his garments, were healed. And whithersoever he entered, into villages, or cities, or country, they laid the sick in the streets, and besought him that they might touch if it were but the border of his garment: and as many as touched him were made whole. – Mark 6:56… Continue reading Needy People

Lives That Inspire: Naaman’s Little Maid

II Kings 5 tells the story of Naaman, the captain of the host of Syria, a man with a charmed life in every way until tragedy struck. "...but he was a leper." - II Kings 5:1 It's interesting to note that Syria's victory over Israel through Naaman's leadership was of God, according to the same… Continue reading Lives That Inspire: Naaman’s Little Maid

Old Soul Quotes: Wound

On this Resurrection morning, I'm introducing a new Sunday series, in which I'll select a word or phrase appropriate to the season and post some quotations about it from the Bible and my favorite "old souls." Hope you enjoy. A blessed Easter to you all! And one shall say unto him, What are these wounds in… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Wound

Lives That Inspire: The Bleeding Woman

In Matthew 9, Mark 5, and Luke 8 is the story of an unnamed woman who bled for twelve years. Considering this fact alone, this woman's story is tragic. According to Levitical law, because of her issue of blood, she was considered ceremonially unclean, and her activities were extremely restricted. Among other things, she could… Continue reading Lives That Inspire: The Bleeding Woman