Tag: the Twelve

How Are You Preparing for the Road Trip?

As God once did with Amos, Jesus today removes the Twelve from their worldly occupations and sends them forth two by two.  They go poorly, without provisions, in order to proclaim to the world that their only real possession is Jesus Christ – and that he is enough.  God chose them in Christ before the... Read more »

Jesus' Instructions

Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two and gave them authority over unclean spirits. He instructed them to take nothing for the journey but a walking stick -no food, no sack, no money in their belts. They were, however, to wear sandals but not a second tunic. He said... Read more »