“He sat down and summoned the Twelve. “So you want first place? Then take the last place. Be the servant of all.”” (Mark 9:35, The Message) 208 more words
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Take Up Your Mat and Walk!
Early in the ministry of Jesus, some men physically carry their friend who cannot walk to see Jesus. Because there was a crowd of people in, out and around the home where Jesus was teaching, they climbed the walls, opened the roof, and let their friend down on a mat so that the Lord might heal him. 585 more words
God save us from being too comfortable that we aren’t willing to move forward in faith for the sake of others. If you knew without any uncertainty that Jesus was performing miracles somewhere 50 miles away – and that He would wait for you to arrive – but no transportation was available other than your own two feet, would you go? 304 more words
Refresh Ministry Bible Study – “None but (Our Own) Jesus” or “Don’t Ask – You’ll Tell”
I. Text: Mark 2:15-28 (ESV)
15 And as he reclined at table in his house, many tax collectors and sinners were reclining with Jesus and his disciples, for there were many who followed him. 1,218 more words