A Community of Prayer Champions, Praying Churches, Prayed-for Communities
"The next morning Jesus awoke long before daybreak and went out alone into the wilderness to pray." (Mark 1:35) I've always loved Mark 1:35. It motivates me to seek God early in the morning. But I never fully appreciated it until I examined the phrase: "the next morning."
So what happened the day before? The context is the key to this text. Jesus had a long day the day before. He preached a sermon. He cast out a demon. And he healed a multitude of people. As a…Continue