Tag: Mark


Confessions of a Recovering Miser

Read: Mark 14:3-9 She has done what she could. (v. 8) I write these devotionals not only for you but also for me. I am a recovering miser. My kids used


The Man Who Couldn’t Let Go

Read: Mark 10:17-31 Sell all that you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me. (v. 21) One of the problems with


Live without a Rearview Mirror

Read: Philippians 3:12-21 One thing I do. (v. 13) The first time I drove a box truck, I asked my boss why there was no rearview mirror. He laughed, “Because


An Incomplete Life

Read: Mark 10:17-22 You lack one thing. (v. 21) The rich young man reminds me of myself in too many college classes when I would ask, “Professor, is this going

Individual standing on fence by mountains raising arms

A Word from God

Read: Mark 9:5-13 This is my beloved Son; listen to him. (v. 7) We saw in yesterday’s reading that even Jesus needed encouragement. And he got it from Moses and Elijah.


Speaking of Jesus: A Roman Soldier

Read: Mark 15:39 And when the centurion, who stood facing him, saw that he thus breathed his last, he said, “Truly this man was the Son of God!” (Mark 15:39 RSV)