Preparation 101

“The Spirit immediately drove him out into the wilderness.  And he was in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by Satan.  And he was with the wild animals, and the angels were ministering to him.”   Mark 1.12-13 I grew up in the “woods” of north-central Arkansas.  We lived with acres upon acres of woodlandsContinue reading “Preparation 101”

The Hidden Question in the Gospel of Mark

My first car was a 1973 VW Bug.  It was sky blue and I loved it.  It had a four speed (manual) transmission and could go anywhere.  Because it had rear wheel drive with the weight of the engine over the rear axle, you really could go off-road.  I drove it down muddy roads andContinue reading “The Hidden Question in the Gospel of Mark”