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Preparing for 21 - 27 October 2018

Isaiah 53.4-12; Psalm 91.9-16; Hebrews 5.1-10; Mark 10.35-45RCL Proper 24 Year B

Power games

Jesus reprimands two of his closest disciples for letting their ambitions be tainted by the example of earthly rulers. He says to all the disciples that they will achieve true greatness only by their service to others.

This week's resources explore: unconventional greatness; unconditional service.


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PostScript

Linking this week's reading to the news headlines
PostScript for 21 October: Power gamesJesus says to his disciples, ‘It is not so among you’ (Mark 10.43).

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