United Church of Christ

Books of the Bible: Mark

Christina Villa

This sentence from Mark is just one example of the peculiar way the Bible often has of describing extraordinary events.


Richard L. Floyd

The disciples had expected great things from Jesus when he ushered in God's glorious new reign on earth.


Jennifer Brownell

I first moved to the Pacific Northwest from the (very) Northern Midwest two decades ago.


Matt Laney

Obviously, the answer was, "No way!"


Richard L. Floyd

Jesus knew that people who said the kinds of things he said and did the kind of things he did in Jerusalem were likely to end up on a Roman cross.