Jesus clears out the temple courts and points us to the fact that God has raised up a new temple in the person of Jesus. We need to look to him, trust him, and follow him.
As we return to our series in the book of Mark we read of Jesus entering Jerusalem. The crowd are hailing Jesus as the promised King, but what are their expectations of him?
As Jonah contemplates God’s grace and mercy towards the people of Nineveh he becomes angry that God would show compassion on his enemies.
The prophet Jonah now heads to the city of Nineveh with a message of judgment. God’s grace and mercy is shown to extend to all people.
As Jonah spends time in the belly of the fish, he prays to God for grace and mercy to be shown to him. We too can learn of the grace and mercy shown to us by God in our time of need.