Posts Tagged 'the disciples were perplexed'

Take Up Your Cross September 27th 2015

Time was growing short and the reality of Jesus’s death was near.

For ye have the poor always with you; but me ye have not always. (Matthew 26:11 KJV)

Jesus spoke this scripture verse in response to the disbelief and anger of the disciples towards a woman who had poured expensive perfume upon Him as she came near unto Him.  The disciples, who were gathered around Jesus, thought this woman was quite wasteful as the extravagant perfume was likely used ...

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Take Up Your Cross September 5th 2015

Can you see God’s supernatural power at work in this world?

And he said unto them, How is it that ye do not understand? (Mark 8:21 KJV)

The disciples had just witnesses a miracle.  They had been out in the middle of nowhere without any easy answers as to how to feed the large crowd of hungry people who had gathered to follow Jesus as He taught and preached to them.  The disciples became anxious at the thought of providing ...

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