Mark 1:35 Then Jesus got up early, while it was still very dark, and went to a deserted place to spend time in prayer. Mark, the shortest Gospel, wastes no time painting the dramatic landscape for the life and times of Jesus. The headlines from …

Matthew 5:44 “Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.” In our ultra-divided world, friends can become enemies overnight. Conversations, even among family members, can be exhausting as one attempts to navigate the mine-fields of hot topics and wrong word choices. Social media …

Hosea 10:12 Sow righteousness for yourselves and reap unfailing love. Break up the fallow ground for yourselves, for it is time to seek the Lord, until He comes and showers deliverance on you. Fallow means ground that has been worked, but for one reason or …