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Mark 3:13-21 The Twelve Appointed

I choose.....

I choose…..

Jesus has finished His marathon teaching on the seashore and heads into the mountains. Here he is going to appoint His next line of command, His Apostles.

Mark tells us that Jesus went up on the mountain and called to Him those who He wanted, and they came to Him. I’m wondering if, when He was leaving the seashore, He tapped each man on the shoulder who He wanted to follow Him up the mountain. Or maybe He stood on the mountain and shouted out the names of those He wanted to come up and join Him. Or perhaps He stood at the foot of the mountain and singled out who He wanted to walk up the mountain with Him. Read more »