Things Destined to Perish Therefore no one is to act as your judge in regard to food or drink or in respect to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath day— things which are a mere shadow of what is to come; but the substance belongs to Christ. Let no one keep defrauding you of your prize by delighting in self-abasement and the worship of the angels, taking his stand on visions he … Continue reading Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 10 – Futility and Death
Finished: Mark Next stop: Luke! Gonna take this day away from posting for our Read Through the Bible series, and let some of us (*raises hand*) catch up on reading. Yeahhhhhh...so I'm admitting here that I post the Bible readings generally before actually completely reading them (though I do eventually get around to reading them, … Continue reading Taking a Break Today
The Resurrection When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, so that they might come and anoint Him. Very early on the first day of the week, they came to the tomb when the sun had risen. They were saying to one another, “Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #44 – Mark Chapter 16
Jesus before Pilate Early 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. Pilate questioned Him, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He answered him, “It is as you say.” The chief priests began to accuse Him harshly. Then Pilate … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #43 – Mark Chapter 15
The Transfiguration And Jesus was saying to them, “Truly I say to you, there are some of those who are standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God after it has come with power.” Six days later, Jesus took with Him Peter and James and John, and brought them up on … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #37 – Mark Chapter 9
Are You a Religious Person? I always cringe inside when people ask me if I'm religious. No...I'm not. I mean...wait...yes...in the sense that I'm a Christian, a Christ-follower. But no..."religious" really doesn't describe it at all. I have a dynamic, living, breathing relationship with the living God - with Jesus. I've been reborn - restored from … Continue reading Why Jesus Hates Religion: Part 1 – Are You Religious?
The Gerasene Demoniac They came to the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gerasenes. When He got out of the boat, immediately a man from the tombs with an unclean spirit met Him, and he had his dwelling among the tombs. And no one was able to bind him anymore, even with a chain; because he … Continue reading Read Through the Bible – Day #33 – Mark Chapter 5