How do you feel about interruptions? Jesus gets interrupted twice...we never do find out exactly what he wanted to do..but in those interruptions, he provides healing and restoration to two different families.
Gospel reading: Mark 5:1-43
Ever been scared and overwhelmed? Not sure you were going to make it? The disciples know this feeling! They're (literally) in the midst of a storm and are terrified that their boat will sink. Listen to what happens next!
Gospel reading: Mark 4:35-41
What, me, witness? What, you want me to testify? Yes, we do....and so does Jesus! But because this can seem like a big job, Jesus also gives us some help...the Holy Spirit. Listen and find out how that works!
Gospel reading: John 15:26-27, Acts 2: 1-21
What is our relationship to Jesus? In the last meal Jesus would eat with the disciples before his death on the cross, Jesus tells them that he considers them his friends. So, too, we who follow Jesus are called his friends. What does that mean for our life in the Christian faith?
Gospel reading: John 15:4-17
The surprise of Easter is that Jesus is alive, resurrected from the dead! Jesus' best friends are amazed--and yet, have some questions and wonderings about this. How about you? What do you wonder about? Jesus doesn't scold the disciples for their questions, but patiently invites them to watch and see.
Gospel reading: Luke 24:36b-48
Ever felt like your whole world has come crashing down around you? That's where the disciples are on Easter evening....and they've locked themselves in the house because they're so worried and scared. What happens next is pretty remarkable!
Gospel reading: John 20:-19-21