Obeying to the Brim

Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim. – John 2:7 As a child in Sunday school, I learned about Jesus’ first miracle: he turned water into wine at a wedding feast in Cana. I’ve heard the story many times since, but I never noticed a… Continue reading Obeying to the Brim

Don’t Let the Miraculous Become Mundane

That this may be a sign among you, that when your children ask their fathers in time to come, saying, What mean ye by these stones? Then ye shall answer them, That the waters of Jordan were cut off before the ark of the covenant of the Lord; when it passed over Jordan, the waters of… Continue reading Don’t Let the Miraculous Become Mundane

What Did Mary Ponder?

In John 2, Jesus performed his first miracle – turning water into wine at a wedding feast - and revealed himself to be far more than a carpenter’s son. What’s intriguing about this story is the unspoken dialogue between Mary and Jesus, hidden between the lines of Scripture. And the third day there was a… Continue reading What Did Mary Ponder?