Archive for 'Discipleship'

Christ’s Mandate: “Go!”

Mark 16: 15-20 1Pet 5:5b-14/Ps 89:2-3,6-7,16-17 Go into all the world and preach the good news to all creation. (Mark 16:15) Proclaim the Gospel to all men, As we’ve received so we must give; Declare that Jesus Christ has risen, And you will save those who believe. Jesus told the apostles, “Go out to the […]

Listening to His Voice

John 10: 22-30 Acts 11:19-26 / Psa 87 My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me. (John 10:27) We are the flock He has gathered Who heard His call and have answered. No one can ever be bothered Who heeds the Word of our Shepherd. Then came the Feast of […]

The Cross of Discipleship

Luke 9: 22-25 Dt 30: 15-20/ Ps 1: 1-2. 3. 4 and 6 What profit is there for one to gain the whole world yet lose or forfeit himself? (Luke 9: 25) Have no fear for problems or pain, Just hope for the blessings life will bring. Behind the trials, there’s a gain, God has […]

The Presentation in the Temple

Luke 2: 22-40 Mal 3:1-4 / Ps 24 / Heb 2:14-18 Simeon took him in his arms and praised God. . . (Luke 2:28) Like Simeon and Anna, may we see That Jesus Christ is life’s true goal; Lord, please be present constantly In the sanctuary of my soul. When the time of their purification […]

The Call

Mark 3: 13-19 1Sm 24:3-21 / Ps 57:2-4,6,11 Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to Him those He wanted, and they came to Him. (Mark 3:13) Chant His praise across the nation! Let His Good News be heard by all! We’ve been chosen for salvation, All you faithful who heed His call. Jesus […]

Following Jesus

Mark 3: 7-12 1Sm 18:6-9;19:1-7 / Psa 56 Whenever the impure spirits saw Him, they fell down before Him and cried out, “You are the Son of God!” But He warned them sternly not to tell anyone who He was. (Mark 3:12) Of all the things in my concern, Where does my priority lie? To […]