Healing to Crash The Ceiling! The Healing Ministry of Jesus in Mark 1:21-2:13

The Seeds Footscray mob again hosted our next instalment of Go Engage: The Direct Action Campaign of Jesus in Mark 1-4. We started our study with our gut reactions to the term:  Christian Healing! Response’s included “Is super natural ‘real’ and if so how does this work?” “I want to exorcise images of Benny Hinn …

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‘Follow Where the Wild Things Are!: Commission for Mission’, Mark 1:1-20

On May 30  the Seeds Footscray mob hosted a discussion on Mark 1:1-20 'Follow Where the Wild Things Are!: Commission for Mission' as part of our  Bible Study Series entitled:  Go Engage: Jesus’ Direct Action Campaign in Mark 1-4 I thought I'd pick out a couple of tweets for a few themes that became the focus of our discussion. The Beginning! …

Reading Mark’s Story of Jesus (On Reading, Rapture & Relentlessness…)

We started our Seeds Footscray Bible Study series on Go Engage: Jesus' Direct Action Campaign in Mark 1-4 last week by reading the gospel in its entirety at one sitting. I suggested we start this way because I have convictions about the value of narrative approaches to reading scripture. Some of these stem from my …

Go Engage: Jesus’ Direct Action Campaign in Mark 1-4

' Direct Action Campaign in Mark 1-3 based on Ched Myers 'Binding the Strongman' . Over the next 6 Monday Nights as part of Knowing the Word in Footscray the Seeds Footscray mob will be hosting a Bible Study Series entitled:  Go Engage: Jesus' Direct Action Campaign in Mark 1-4 We will be reflecting upon what these stories might mean …

How to Read the Bible 101: Brian McLaren

I found this link today.  I quite like the way Brian can broad brush stroke in a way that's helpful for some/ frustrating for others...nevertheless there's some good framework stuff here so I thought I would post in the interest of popular bible study. http://www.brianmclaren.net/A%20New%20Kind%20of%20Bible%20Reading.pdf His Bible Overview podcasts follow his framework: Creation Crisis Calling …