Tag: Discipleship

Jesus Is Calling You

Jesus Is Calling You In the gospel of Mark a group of stories are purposefully grouped together. First, those who were with Jesus saw a blind man healed. Then, on three different occasions Jesus foretold his death and resurrection. And on all three occasions, the disciples failed to understand which in turn gave occasion to […]

Called to Be of Service

Called to Be of Service In a well-known passage from the gospel of Mark, disciples James and John ask Jesus: ‘Grant us to sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your glory.’  In responding Jesus tells them: “whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes […]