Releasing Our Burdens Beneath the Waves

Artwork for Experience the Land and the Book

Great things happen on water…treacherous things too. Both occurred the night that followed Jesus‘ miraculous feeding of more than 5,000 men. Jesus‘ disciples shook with terror in a storm-tossed boat on an inky-black sea. Why were they afraid? Werenユt they eyewitnesses to His miracles? Mark 6:52 records a heartbreaking moment in Scripture: “[The disciples] had not gained any insight from the incident of the loaves, but their heart was hardened.” It took a storm to help the disciples learn a valuable lesson. What will it take for you to surrender to Jesus in faith?