March 17, 2013 | Love Does: Part 5

Scripture: Mark 10:46-52 (CEB)

Jesus and his followers came into Jericho. As Jesus was leaving Jericho, together with his disciples and a sizable crowd, a blind beggar named Bartimaeus, Timaeus’ son, was sitting beside the road. When he heard that Jesus of Nazareth was there, he began to shout, “Jesus, Son of David, show me mercy!” Many scolded him, telling him to be quiet, but he shouted even louder, “Son of David, show me mercy!” Jesus stopped and said, “Call him forward.” They called the blind man, “Be encouraged! Get up! He’s calling you.” Throwing his coat to the side, he jumped up and came to Jesus. Jesus asked him, “What do you want me to do for you?” The blind man said, “Teacher, I want to see.” Jesus said, “Go, your faith has healed you.” At once he was able to see, and he began to follow Jesus on the way.

Setlist:

Roll Away Your Stone – Mumford & Sons

How He Loves – John Mark McMillan

God's Children – Aaron Niequist

Head Full of Doubt/Road Full of Promise – The Avett Brothers

Coming My Way – The City Harmonic

Don't Stop Believin' – Journey

Closing Prayer:

Christ be with me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ in the heart of everyone who thinks of me, Christ in the mouth of everyone who speaks of me, Christ in every eye that sees me, Christ in every ear that hears me. Amen. (– The Breastplate of St. Patrick)

Podcast 3/17/13