Prayer can often be a rather discouraging activity. In the parable of the persistent widow, we can learn precious truths that will encourage us to keep praying in 2020 with a hope grounded in the character of God who assures us that he will indeed
The short, full days. The rush, the deadlines, the targets, the drain. The demanding customers who have only now woken up to all the orders they need to place before year’s end. It’s the end-of-year fatigue. Can you feel it? Very few of us are
Choice is integral to life in the West. We take it for granted generally, but when it comes to salvation we often miss the point. It is so easy in the hustle and bustle of the end-of-year busyness to lose our joy in the Lord.
As we have made our way through the Gospel of Mark, a recurring theme has been disciples who just don’t get it . Firstly, back in chapter 4, we saw the disciples panicking during the storm on the lake while Jesus, the one through whom