The story of Jesus walking on water (Mt 14:22-33) has long been a story of hope for me.  It’s always shown me Jesus’ faithfulness, urged me to have the courage to “step out of the boat” like Peter did, and told me how fast Jesus is to save us when things get overwhelming. It’s a great story.

When I read it this time, something new struck me…

Living in the Throne Room

I recently read a reflection about Lent that was centered on Mark 1:15—“‘This is the time of fulfillment.  The kingdom of God is at hand.  Repent, and believe in the gospel.’”  The question was asked, “Who was Jesus talking to?”  Not everyone in the crowd was living an immoral life, […]