Monthly Archives: March 2018

“He’s Calling for You”

“Jesus stopped and said, “Call him.” So they called the blind man and said to him, “Have courage! Get up; he’s calling for you.”” (Mark 10:49 CSB17) The crowd calls the soon to be ex-blind Bartimaeus to Jesus. I’m struck by the … Continue reading

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“Have Mercy on Me”

“And when he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to cry out and say, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!”” (Mark 10:47 ESV) Mark recounts how Jesus has an encounter with a blind man, Bartimaeus, son … Continue reading

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Two Clueless Guys

“Then James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came over and spoke to him. “Teacher,” they said, “we want you to do us a favor.” “What is your request?” he asked. They replied, “When you sit on your glorious throne, … Continue reading

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