Tag Archives: Peter

What’s in a Name?


These are the twelve he appointed: Simon, (to whom he gave the name Peter). . . Mark 3:16 Author and Pastor Bruce Larson tells about the time when his boy was six years of age. His son began sucking his thumb compulsively. Nothing the parents did made him quit. Finally, in sheer desperation, they gave him […]

Cracking Under Pressure

While Peter was below in the courtyard, one of the servant girls of the high priest came by. When she saw Peter warming himself, she looked closely at him. “You also were with that Nazarene, Jesus,” she said. But he denied it. “I don’t know or understand what you’re talking about,” he said, and went […]

Good Intentions

Peter declared, “Even if all fall away, I will not.” Mark 14:29 Have you ever hit a bad spot in your Christian walk? You didn’t see the black ice of adverse circumstances or temptation’s power? Your feet slipped out from under you. You fell hard. That’s where we find Peter at this moment in his […]