33 When it was noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. 34 At three o’clock Jesus cried out with a loud voice, “Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?” which means, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” 35 When some of the bystanders heard it, they said, “Listen, he is calling for Elijah.” 36 And someone ran, filled a sponge with sour wine, put it on a stick, and gave it to him to drink, saying, “Wait, let us see whether Elijah will come to take him down.” 37 Then Jesus gave a loud cry and breathed his last. 921 more words
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The content of this first post, and hopefully all my subsequent ones, should cause you to stop and think and reflect. In fact, in the past five days, God has brought this particular subject to the forefront of my attention through all the mysterious ways God works. 922 more words
"Let Go and Let God: A Call to Discipleship for all of us 'Mess-ups'" - Lent 2 Sermon on Mark 8:31-38
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Then he began to teach them that the Son of Man must undergo great suffering, and be rejected by the elders, the chief priests, and the scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.