“Anyone who puts a hand to the plow and then looks back is not fit for the Kingdom of God.”
The disciples were terrified and fell face down on the ground.
Six days later Jesus took Peter, James, and John, and led them up a high mountain to be alone. As the men watched, Jesus’ appearance was transformed, and his clothes became dazzling white, far whiter than any earthly bleach could ever make them. Then Elijah and Moses appeared and began talking with Jesus.
About eight days later Jesus took Peter, John, and James up on a mountain to pray. And as he was praying, the appearance of his face was transformed, and his clothes became dazzling white. Suddenly, two men, Moses and Elijah, appeared and began talking with Jesus. They were glorious to see.
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…]
Then a cloud overshadowed them, and a voice from the cloud said, “This is my dearly loved Son. Listen to him.” [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…]