Daily Readings – Week of March 20-26


  • March 20, 2016: Triumphal Entry/Anointing at BethanyMark 11:1-11; 14:3-9 

    Read a different text each day, and consider how it relates to Sunday’s lesson and to your daily experiences.


    Monday, 3/21: The Coming Ruler of God’s People

    Zechariah 9:9-10

    • How does Jesus fulfill this “divine warrior” image? How is he different? What do you think people expected of him?


    Tuesday, 3/22: The Plot Against Jesus

    Mark 14:1-2, 10-11

    • What do you think motivated the chief priests and Judas? Was their motivation the same?


    Wednesday, 3/23: The Passover with the Disciples

    Mark 14:12-21

    • Why is it important that this course of events took place during the Passover?


    Thursday, 3/24: Lord’s Supper and Prayer in Gethsemane

    Mark 14:22-42

    • How can you better remember the first time the words “this is my body” were spoken each time you hear them in worship?


    Friday, 3/25: Crucifixion

    Mark 15:16-41

    • Which of these characters are you most like? Who would you like to be most like?


    Saturday, 3/26: The Burial of Jesus

    Mark 15:42-47

    • How will you honor this day between crucifixion and resurrection?