Jesus shows in Matthew 9, he is not only the great healer and miracle worker, he is the Son of God with the authority to forgive sins.
Jesus challenges his listeners, whether they are logical thinkers or passionate go-getters and then he calms the wind and the waves showing he has authority over creation.
Jesus, in three stories, shows his astonishing authority to heal those who are sick, with a touch or a word.
In Mark 4-5, Mark tells 3 stories all about the awesome power and authority of our Lord Jesus Christ. He is Lord over creation, Lord over all powers and Lord even over death itself. Such awesome power is accompanied by such deep love and that is why we worship, love and fear Jesus Christ in...