Before the harvest, in the field of the kingdom of God, it’s not your job to worry about the weeds. The harvest will sort that all out.
As a child of God, you are adopted as a legitimate heir, into the special place of the first-born son, and it’s all of us.
Rest from work seems nice, and though there will always be difficulty, trouble, and toil, Jesus offers the tools to make things just a little easier.
Two verses, that’s it, but packed with so much; Mark hangs his Gospel on the wilderness, 40 days, wild animals, and testing of one faithful Israelite.
Celebrating the gifts of Pentecost; nothing wrong with admiring or celebrating God-given talent. But is that how we determine human value? Our culture does.