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The disciples woke [Jesus] and said to him, “Teacher, don’t you care if we drown?” - Mark 4:38 (NIV)

At first, when Jesus and his disciples were at sea during a terrible storm, Jesus was sound asleep. The waves were threatening all of their lives. “Teacher, don’t you care if we drown?” Those words cut. I’d heard this passage in Mark before, but that day it expressed exactly the...

Today's Prayer
Dear Jesus, help us in our storms to stop and see your almighty power. We know that you will deliver us as we trust in you. Amen.

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Today's Reading
Mark 4:35-41

Thought for the Day

Jesus invites me into his rest and care.

Prayer Focus

To find peace and rest in Jesus


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Discipleship Pathway

We have small groups and an occasional Sunday class that uses the material for Bible study. We also have a Wednesday night group that reads all four of the lectionary passages and then follows lectio divina methodology in discussing and applying the passages. The Disciplines help in each of these as part of individual devotions but also as material for these group discussions. Our Pastors also preach the lectionary and use Disciplines to help craft the worship experience. It is also a part of our recommended discipleship pathway for all congregants. Many people in the congregation tell me how they love the devotional and it is helping them in their faith walk. Read more...