Posts with the tag “mark-14”
Holy Week: Day 5
by Elizabeth Whipps on April 9th, 2020
Going a little farther, he fell to the ground and prayed that if possible the hour might pass from him. “Abba, Father,” he said, “everything is possible for you. Take this cup from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will.” Jesus was going to the garden in Gethsemane with Peter James and John. Hewent by himself to pray. He didn’t fold his hands or drop to his knees. He fell tothe ground face do...
Holy Week: Day 4
by Elizabeth Whipps on April 8th, 2020
Once you’ve known me for a little while, you’ll probably figure out that speaking publicly is a challenge for me. Singing and reading scripture is fine because I’m just speaking someone else’s words, but I always relate the most to Moses and his insistence that maybe Aaron or some other leader could do a better job of speaking to Pharaoh than he ever could. But like Moses and like this woman in Be...