“Anyone who puts a hand to the plow and then looks back is not fit for the Kingdom of God.”
Jesus Heals in Response to Faith
When Jesus saw the crowds, he had compassion on them because they were confused and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.
“Daughter, your faith has made you well. Go in peace. Your suffering is over.”
Jesus sent him home, saying, “No, go back to your family, and tell them everything God has done for you.” So he went all through the town proclaiming the great things Jesus had done for him. [Read more…]
The crowd laughed at him. But he made them all leave, and he took the girl’s father and mother and his three disciples into the room where the girl was lying. Holding her hand, he said to her, “Talitha koum,” which means “Little girl, get up!” And the girl, who was twelve years old, immediately stood up and walked around! [Read more…]