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9/15 Mark 6-8

These three chapters contain many important events in the life of Jesus.  It starts out with two very disappointing events.  The people from Jesus’ hometown reject him and John the  Baptist is killed.  Both are upsetting to Jesus.  Then it goes into the many miracles including the feeding of the 5000, Jesus walking on the water, and the feeding of the 4000.  It is difficult narrowing all this down to just one or two new thoughts, but I’ll try.

You have probably heard the saying garbage in, garbage out.  That mainly pertains to computers, which of course are near and dear to my heart.  Jesus changes that to it’s true meaning.  It’s not what you eat that makes a person unclean.  It’s all the unclean thoughts that resonate in the heart that causes one to be unclean in the sight of God.

14Again Jesus called the crowd to him and said, “Listen to me, everyone, and understand this. 15Nothing outside a man can make him ‘unclean’ by going into him. Rather, it is what comes out of a man that makes him ‘unclean.’ ” Follow this link to continue reading

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September 15, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , | Leave a comment