Week 1 | Come and Die! | Day 5

R E A D  Luke 9:23-24| “Then he said to the crowd, “If any of you wants to be my follower, you must give up your own way, take up your cross daily, and follow me. If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your […]

Week 1 | Come and Die! | Day 4

R E A D John 12:23-24: “Jesus replied, “Now the time has come for the Son of Man to enter into his glory.  I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat is planted in the soil and dies, it remains alone. But its death will produce many new kernels—a plentiful harvest of new […]

Week 1 | Come and Die! | Day 3

R E A D John 3:26-30: “So John’s disciples came to him and said, “Rabbi, the man you met on the other side of the Jordan River, the one you identified as the Messiah, is also baptizing people. And everybody is going to him instead of coming to us.” John replied, “No one can receive […]

Week 1 | Come and Die! | Day 2

R E A D John 1:29-30| “The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! He is the one I was talking about when I said, ‘A man is coming after me who is far greater than I am, for […]

Week 1 | Come and Die! | Day 1

R E A D Mark 1:7-8: “John the Baptist prepared the way for Jesus to come. John announced: “Someone is coming soon who is greater than I am–so much greater that I’m not even worthy to stoop down like a slave and untie the straps of his sandals. I baptize you with water, but he […]