Dr. Charles Baylis, Professor of Bible Exposition, talks about how the calming of the storm is often used to speak about Jesus fixing one’s problems, yet the passage, like all the gospel stories, is about Jesus and how He is the God who has come to deliver us into the Kingdom.
Dr. Baylis is a Professor of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary where he has taught for 25 years. His specialty is the biblical story and how the books contribute to the grand narrative of the Bible. He is also CEO and President of Biblical Story, Inc., a non-profit ministry dedicated to teaching the grand narrative of the Biblical Story. That website is free and goes throughout the world, training churches, pastors, teachers, missionaries, students, Bible studies, home schools, etc. If you would like to use it, or give it out, the website address is www.BiblicalStory.org. In addition, he is a preacher, conference speaker, Bible teacher, and author of a number of articles for journals as well as a book contributor. He and his wife, Sharon, have three children, and two grandchildren.