Faith is the realization of what is hoped for
and evidence of things not seen.
“Who then is this whom even wind and sea obey?”
We begin one of the most beautiful sections of the Letter to the Hebrews . . . the heroes and she-roes of faith. Mark’s gospel shows the disciples as being a bit lacking in faith. As our scripture professor in seminary said of this passage: “They don’t know who Jesus is—and he just calmed the wind and the sea—what dummies!”