February 9, 2019

Mark 6:30-34

Jesus invites the newly returned Twelve to go to a deserted place for a well-deserved rest. They took a water route, but the people hurriedly traveled to meet them at their destination. It became abundantly clear that there would be no rest on the journey with him.

You model selflessness by putting the needs of the people before your own. Though I try to follow your example, I am more inclined to put my needs first. Help me to find the balance.

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