Jesus Betrayed by a Trusted Disciple

Friday, October 30 Jesus Betrayed by a Trusted Disciple Psalm 41:8-10; John 13:21-30 NRSV After he received the piece of bread, Satan entered into him. Jesus said to him, “Do quickly what you are going to do.” John 13:27 Jesus was willing to face and endure trials...

Peter Denies Jesus Three Times

Thursday, October 29 Peter Denies Jesus Three Times John 13:36-38; 18:15-18, 25-27 NRSV Jesus answered, “Will you lay down your life for me? Very truly I tell you, before the cock crows, you will have denied me three times.” John 13:38 Statements from the mouth must...

Servants and Masters, but Same Lord

Wednesday, October 28 Servants and Masters, but Same Lord Ephesians 4:6-9 NRSV But each of us was given grace according to the measure of Christ’s gift. Ephesians 4:7 When we serve with a ‘team’ mindset, we accept that each of us plays a role in accomplishing God’s...

Brothers Provided Water to Wash Feet

Tuesday, October 27 Brothers Provided Water to Wash Feet Genesis 43:20-25 NRSV When the steward had brought water, and they had washed their feet, and when he had given their donkeys fodder, they made the present ready for Joseph’s coming at noon, for they had heard...