The people want to make Jesus king by force and yet he withdraws from them.  He knows his purpose and is not tempted to deviate.  Sending his disciples away he then comes to them during a storm walking on water.  The key point is to see that Jesus comes to them and therefore to you […]

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Jesus could have worked the Nazareth’ crowd and performed miracles there, and they would have loved him for it. The problem would be that he would have left them in their sin. They would have thought that they were the objects of God’s love instead of the objects of His wrath. Jesus wasn’t giving in […]

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Many of those who followed Jesus then leave – perhaps in dribs and drabs. If Jesus wasn’t going to give them more to eat and perform other amazing miracles they were out of there. At the end Jesus is left only with the twelve. While the great crowds were curious about Jesus – even wanting […]

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