The Current/Present Work of Jesus the Messiah

27 She said to him, “Yes, Lord; I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who is coming into the world.” Martha didn’t understand what the Messiah could or would do when He came into the world, and was looking forward to something other than what Jesus was currently doing. I don’t want [...]

Sometimes God Doesn't Show Off Too Much Too Fast

v.22 “But even now I know that whatever you ask from God, God will give you.” This statement by Martha is curious to me. What did she have in mind? The following statements show she wasn’t expecting him to come back to life right then. I think Jesus shows so much mercy by not deliberately telling [...]