Russian roulette

Numbers 32:23But if you will not do so,behold, you have sinned against the Lord,and be sure your sin will find you out. Devotional If you don’t want the fruits of sin, stay out of the devil’s orchard! The newspapers occasionally tell of someone who has been killed playing Russian roulette. Placing one bullet in a… Continue reading Russian roulette

Crucify him

Mark 15:13 NASBThey shouted back, “Crucify Him!” Other translations King James BibleAnd they cried out again, Crucify him. New King James VersionSo they cried out again, “Crucify Him!” Study “Crucify him” was the cry that now fell upon Pilates ears, prompted by the chief priests, and re-echoed by the crowd. Still the procurator did not… Continue reading Crucify him

King of the Jews

210430 01 – Mark 15.02 Mark 15:2 NASBPilate questioned Him,“Are You the King of the Jews?”And He answered him,“It is as you say.” Other translations Berean Literal BibleAnd Pilate questioned Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And answering, He says to him, “You have said.” King James BibleAnd Pilate asked him, Art thou… Continue reading King of the Jews

The choice

Mark 15:1-15 NASB ¹Early in the morning the chief priests with the elders and scribes and the whole Council, immediately held a consultation; and binding Jesus, they led Him away and delivered Him to Pilate. ²Pilate questioned Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He answered him, “It is as you say.” ³The… Continue reading The choice

Jesus’ trial

Mark 15:1-15 NASB ¹Early in the morning the chief priests with the elders and scribes and the whole Council, immediately held a consultation; and binding Jesus, they led Him away and delivered Him to Pilate.²Pilate questioned Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He answered him, “It is as you say.”³The chief priests… Continue reading Jesus’ trial

Excuses

210423 02 – Hebrews 10:25 Hebrews 10:25Not forsaking our own assembling together,as is the habit of some,but encouraging one another;and all the moreas you see the day drawing near. Devotional Attending services doesn’t depend on how FAR one lives from church, but how CLOSE he lives to God! The writer of Psalm 116 found great… Continue reading Excuses

Jesus before His Accusers

People disappoint, but God’s Son never.
Mark 14:53-65

Escape

Mark 14:52But he pulled free of the linen sheetand escaped naked. Devotional People disappoint.They are all disappointing. Simon Peter with his sleep.Judas in his betrayal.And all have fled from Jesus through the night to save their lives. Initially, one offered some material for better thoughts. A young man.Was it Mark himself? It is supposed. This… Continue reading Escape

Jesus arrested

Jesus fulfills God’s counsel in voluntary surrender to his enemies.
Mark 14: 43-52