Our dependence on God and our willingness to use the Word as our only weapon guarantees, success even in impossible circumstances.
Being raised with raised with Christ is the essence of being Christian.
Jesus is teaching his disciples how to pray. Praying is approaching our heavenly Father with all it entails.
Either Jesus is whom he says he is (I Am) or he is a liar and a cheat. There is no chair in between.
Made in God's image our mystery is our interconnectedness with God. Loosing that sense of mystery is fatal.
Being legion or many is the best description of evil or demonic powers. To deal with evil we need to understand that.
Not in any time did anyone ever came back from the dead. Jesus took even his followers by surprise, so it cannot be a made up story.
By crucifying Jesus, evil showed it's true face and so caused the beginning of it's own demise. The powers destroyed the powers.
If we persevere in humbleness to preach and teach the Word the miracle will happen. The disciples only had to deal out the two fishes and five loaves of bread.
Jesus appears to the disciples on the shore of Lake Galilee as a mysterious stranger. He tells Peter to get on with the task and not to worry about John.