“Anyone who puts a hand to the plow and then looks back is not fit for the Kingdom of God.”
Jesus Heals a Demon-Possessed Boy
The disciples were terrified and fell face down on the ground.
“Teacher, I brought my son so you could heal him. He is possessed by an evil spirit that won’t let him talk. And whenever this spirit seizes him, it throws him violently to the ground. Then he foams at the mouth and grinds his teeth and becomes rigid. So I asked your disciples to cast out the evil spirit, but they couldn’t do it.”
Then Jesus asked them, “But who do you say I am?” [Read more…]
Whoever wants to be a leader among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first among you must be the slave of everyone else. For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve others and to give his life as a ransom for many. [Read more…]
Morning Reading: Fri, 16 Feb – Matthew 17-19 ~ those who seem least important now will be the greatest then
Many who are the greatest now will be least important then, and those who seem least important now will be the greatest then. [Read more…]