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Jesus Moves In: Laughing at God

Jesus Moves In: Laughing at God

“Is Jesus Crazy?”  Mark 3:20-21

Why would Mark write this into his gospel? It seems counter-productive to his purpose in trying to convince us of Jesus being the true Messiah and Lord. Here Mark tells us his very family thought Jesus was crazy! Let’s face it. Most of us have times when we look at this world and then look at the Bible and, in doing so, ask, “Am I crazy to really believe in this incredible hope that Jesus promises? Is there really a new world coming where there will no longer be crying or pain or death?”

I routinely get offers through the email and phone of “free vacations”, “huge fortunes donated in my name” and promises of “How to look 21 again simply by taking a new “anti-aging” pill. Such promises are foolish to believe and I’d be crazy to do so. But what of Jesus’ promises of eternal life and a new world to come that He himself will create? Is he crazy? Am I crazy to believe