As we looked at the interaction between Jesus and a gentile mom in Mark 7:24-30, we saw that the main focus was not on the incredible miracle Jesus performed (delivering her daughter from a demon), but was instead on her amazing faith. For Jesus, her simple, profound faith was a breath of fresh air that “dramatically contrasted with the hardened unbelief of the Pharisees and scribes, and even outshined the understanding of the disciples” (R. Kent Hughes).
How does our faith compare with hers? Listen…
- To the message from Mark 7:24-30, The Amazing Faith of an Outsider.
- Other messages from the Gospel of Mark series, Jesus the Servant King.