Love Like Jesus–Even If It Disrupts Your Sabbath: Chapter 23

Surprised by Mario Antonio Pena Zapat-CC

Today’s post is from my new book Love Like Jesus: How Jesus Loved People (and how you can love like Jesus). Last Saturday we posted Chapter 22: Love Like Jesus — Heal Like Jesus. Love Like Jesus is due to be published later this year. Continue reading

Love Like Jesus–Even If It Disrupts Your Sabbath: Mark 3:3-6

Love Like Jesus SabbathJesus said to the man with the shriveled hand, “Stand up in front of everyone.”

Then Jesus asked them, “Which is lawful on the Sabbath: to do good or to do evil, to save life or to kill?” But they remained silent.

He looked around at them in anger and, deeply distressed at their stubborn hearts, said to the man, “Stretch out your hand.” He stretched it out, and his hand was completely restored.

Mark 3:3-6

How Jesus Loved People

Jesus cared more about loving the man with the withered hand, than He did about keeping the Pharisee’s tradition concerning the Sabbath.

How to Love Like Jesus

She was walking on the shoulder of the road, in bare feet, on a day when it was too cold to be out in bare feet. Her mascara ran in the shape of a capital U down both cheeks. She was crying. No, she was sobbing.

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