‘Overcome my unbelief’

“I do believe, help me overcome my unbelief!” said the anguished father whose son was held captive by an evil spirit. His son had been having fits for years and the spirit refused to go. As the father pleaded with Jesus he had faith, but wished he had more. Do you sometimes feel like that? How do you think Jesus would respond to that? Would he be angry or compassionate? What follows is an imaginative but possible rendering of this story in Mark 9:14-29. More