Faith comes by experiencing Israel
Have you ever read the story of the big storm on the Sea of Galilee that terrified the apostles to the point they were convinced they were going to die?
Until a few years ago, it seemed a little strange to me. Many of the apostles made their living fishing on the big lake. Surely, they had seen everything that body of water had to offer. But the story as told in Mark 4:35-41 suggests they experienced real, unprecedented terror that night.
The story began earlier in the day by the lake with Jesus teaching in parables. Then He suggested