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be more like Peter than Judas!

Today’s quote from REACHING TOWARD EASTER comes from page 24:

Betrayal is a tough concept to consider, and we usually are more than happy to pin the rap on Judas.

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I’m scared to sleep as I know your presence will enslave my dreams.
I keep myself awake till the early hours,
Hoping I have tired myself enough to sleep instantly, 187 more words

Rhea Christopher

Systems Check

Today’s readings (click below to open in new tab/window):
Psalms 42; 146, Proverbs 30:1-4, 24-33, Philippians 3:1-11, John 18:28-38

When the Jewish leaders arrested Jesus and took him to the Roman governor Pilate, “they did not enter the palace, because they wanted to be able to eat the Passover.” Let that sink in for a moment… They found ritual uncleanliness unacceptable, but framing a prophet because he might actually be speaking on behalf of God was fine. 319 more words


Day Nine Update: PRIZES!

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PRIZES! Today only: Signed copies of The Contortionist’s Handbook by Craig Clevenger. Subscribe or upgrade to win one of two copies (one paperback, one hardcover). 143 more words

Stephen King

The Devil is a liar

Soon the music will fade away, and I will fade into His arms. Through the one thing that I grasp onto, He will take away, to create a deeper, more penetrable relationship with Him. 464 more words


A Kiss or An Ambush

I’m not sure when I started feeling sorry for Judas.

Surely not as a child, when we’d boo and hiss at his betrayal in the colorful Bible storybooks. 270 more words


Practical Proverbial, from Mark, 4 February 2016

When evening came, Jesus arrived with the Twelve. While they were reclining at the table eating, he said, “Truly I tell you, one of you will betray me—one who is eating with me.” They were saddened, and one by one they said to him, “Surely you don’t mean me?” “It is one of the Twelve,” he replied, “one who dips bread into the bowl with me. 546 more words