Powered by 4 - June 30, 2014

No Ifs

today's reading.
Luke 9:37-43; Mark 9:14-29

the blog.
Jesus interacts with a distressed father in our passages for today, and then heals the man's son who has been plagued with a demon since he was little. My heart went out to this father who wanted so badly to help his son. In his desperation he implores Jesus to help "if you can." Jesus' response conveys a strong message. "And Jesus said to him, 'If you can'! All things are possible for one who believes.”

What do Jesus' words show us about God's power? What did you see from these passages about the importance of having faith, relying on God and prayer? Tami

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