Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Last Supper Jesus Ate with His Twelve Disciples

The Last Supper Jesus Ate with His Twelve Disciples Matt. 26:17-30;  Mark 14:12-26;  Luke 22:3-39;  John 13 Jesus takes a basin of water and begins to wash the disciples’ feet. TWO DISCIPLES, PETERand John, were hurrying along the road from … Continue reading

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Jesus’ Teaching on the Mount of Olives

Jesus’ Teaching on the Mount of Olives Matt. 23:37 to 25:46;  Mark 13;  Luke 21:5-38 In the parable that Jesus told, the foolish young women came after the door had been shut. They had come too late. AS JESUS LEFTthe … Continue reading

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Jesus’ Last Days in the Temple; The Widow’s Mite

Jesus’ Last Days in the Temple; The Widow’s Mite Matt. 22:1 to 24:1;  Mark 12:13 to 13:1;  Luke 20:20 to 21:4;  John 12:20-36 Jesus teaches the people that God looks at the heart of the giver, for God saw that … Continue reading

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The Teachings of Jesus in the Temple; The Moneychangers

The Teachings of Jesus in the Temple; The Moneychangers Matt. 21:12-46;  Mark 11:12 to 12:12;  Luke 19:41 to 20:19 Jesus teaches in the temple, but the chief priests and the scribes are there also, not willing that he should teach … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday – Jesus Rides Into Jerusalem as a King

Palm Sunday –  Jesus Rides Into Jerusalem as a King Matt. 21:1-11;  Mark 11:1-11;  Luke 19:29-40;  John 12:12-19 Hearing those who follow Jesus shout praises to him, others rejoice, saying, “Hosanna!  Blessed is the King of Israel who comes in … Continue reading

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The Journey of Lent

There are many ways for a congregation to mark the journey of Lent.      Of course, beginning with a service of worship for Ash Wednesday is always appropriate (see Ash Wednesday: A Service of Worship).  During Lent, one of the most … Continue reading

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Mary Anoints Jesus and Shows Her Love for Him

Thursday, February 23, 2012 Mary Anoints Jesus and Shows Her Love for Him Matt. 26:6-16;  Mark 14:3-11; John 12:1-11 While the guests are eating Mary goes to the couch where Jesus is reclining, she breaks the box and pours its … Continue reading

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