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Palm Sunday, March 29, 2015

Palm Sunday (Year B)

Scripture Readings*: Isaiah 50:4-9a, Philippians 2:5-11, Mark 15:1-39, Psalm 31:9-16

Isaiah 50:4-9a

In this third servant song, Isaiah reveals the servant’s declaration of confidence in God. 557 more words

Lectionary

This Week's Memory Verses... Mark 15:37,38

Each week this year, I have challenged myself to memorize a Scripture verse (or verses).  This week’s verses point to Jesus on the cross… as we’re getting closer to Good Friday. 45 more words

Bible 2015: 11 March Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment:
The Jewish leadership could not see beyond the politics of the day – they had no appreciation of the nature of the Kingdom. 2,671 more words

Current Thoughts

The Rejected Kingdom- A Sermon on the Crucifixion in Mark’s Gospel

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

Sermons

Lessons from Lent: Day Eight

An Explanation of Lessons from Lent

In the next 40 days (33 now because you have already accomplished seven), the weeks leading up to Easter, the posts on Glimpsed Glory will be different. 7,763 more words

At My right or left

I admire James and John, the sons of Zebedee, a.k.a. the sons of thunder. I love their exchange with Jesus from Mark’s gospel, chapter 10. Starting in verse 35: 571 more words

Growth

Praying for Jerusalem, day 10 - The Messiah's many fulfillments of prophecy

Key to color coding:

why have you forsaken me – Yeshua’s reference to Psalm 22 by His words from the cross, indicating that at that very moment the words of this Psalm were being fulfilled… 4,470 more words

Reflections