Jesus Christ used a parable to teach the vital importance of producing good works, a good harvest of spiritual fruit. Just what lessons should we learn from the parable of the barren fig tree and how does this relate to Pentecost?
Mark graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree, Theology major, from Ambassador College, Pasadena, CA in 1978. He married Barbara Lemke in October of 1978 and they have two grown children, Jaime and Matthew. Mark was ordained in 1985 and hired into the full-time ministry in 1989. Mark is the coordinator for United’s Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Services and his wife, Barbara, is an interpreter for the Deaf.