From Light to Darkness
Passage: Mark 9:9–9:29
Having just witnessed the glorious transfiguration of Christ, Peter, James, and John head down the mountain after a blessed experience with God the Father and God the Son. Back in the valley, the disciples have a different experience with a new father-son duo. Effectively, they go from light to darkness. What can we learn from this about faith and prayer?
Three Practical Lessons from Jesus's Healing of the Boy with the Demon
- We must realize our inadequacy before God.
- We must exercise what little faith we have by relying on God through prayer.
- We must never forget that with God, all things are possible.