Book of Mark

Jesus is serious about fruit—and prayer (Mark 11:12-25) #BibleStudy

Friends on the journey: I am writing this post from India, where I am spending two weeks traveling to three different cities as the guest of India Arts Movement. I am speaking at three conferences and also facilitating workshops for people who are working in the arts here in India. It is a wonderful time,… Continue reading Jesus is serious about fruit—and prayer (Mark 11:12-25) #BibleStudy

Book of Mark

Do you stop to look around at everything? (Mark 11:1-11) #BibleStudy

Pray In the stillness at the end of the day, I stop and look around at everything. There are challenges I face, there are questions unanswered, and there are lessons learned (or re-learned!) But Lord, in the midst of everything I see, you are there. You are here. And I am so grateful for your… Continue reading Do you stop to look around at everything? (Mark 11:1-11) #BibleStudy

Book of Mark

When we’re asked to do strange things (Mark 11, Part I) #BibleStudy

Pray Lord, God, your word is the bread that sustains my soul. I pray that you would nourish me as I read, and that your truth—the truth—would be evident to me. May I be changed by your word and may the world around me blessed because your words are alive in me. Read Today, I’m… Continue reading When we’re asked to do strange things (Mark 11, Part I) #BibleStudy

Book of Mark

The rehumanizing love of Christ (Mark 10, Part 7) #BibleStudy

It has been a week since my last post. For those of you who have grown to look forward to my reflections, I apologize for disappearing over the past week! I am on a marathon travel schedule, and it has been challenging to find time to reflect and write. But I am grateful for this… Continue reading The rehumanizing love of Christ (Mark 10, Part 7) #BibleStudy

Book of Mark

The bentness of the human heart (Mark 10, Part 7) #BibleStudy

Pray Incline my heart to your word this morning, and not toward my own selfish gain. Open my eyes to see wonderful things in your word. Give me an undivided heart before you, Lord, and satisfy me with your unfailing love. Read We’re on the same passage as last time today, focusing on the second… Continue reading The bentness of the human heart (Mark 10, Part 7) #BibleStudy