Tag: prayer

Because I “GET” to!

On the day that Jesus died, when He took his last breath, the veil in the holy of holy‘s was split right in half! Can you imagine that moment? I am sure there was a whole range of emotions from fear to excitement to unbelief! What did the veil represent? What limitations did it represent?

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Did Jesus Really “Curse” a Fig Tree?

Today’s reading for many is a reflection on the Gospel account of Jesus driving out the money changers in the temple. And just before it, in the Gospel of Mark, we see that Jesus seems particularly irritated at a certain fig tree. Are the two incidents mere coincidence or could they be part and parcel

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Why Fast? (Guest Blog by Ivonne Sherman)

Did you know that fasting is connected to answered prayer? Have you wondered why some people’s prayers get answered and others don’t. There is a scripture in James 4:3 that says,  “When you ask, you do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, that you may spend what you get on your pleasures.” (New Living Translation)

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