March 27, 2018
Today is Holy Tuesday during Holy Week and as we take a look into scripture we see the story of Mary anointing Jesus. She brought with her a bottle of expensive perfume, she breaks it open and anoints Jesus’ head and feet. The disciples were upset and thought this was wasteful, however Jesus welcomed this form of worship.
“Leave her alone,” said Jesus. “Why are you bothering her? She has done a beautiful thing to me. 7 The poor you will always have with you,[b] and you can help them any time you want. But you will not always have me. 8 She did what she could. She poured perfume on my body beforehand to prepare for my burial.9 Truly I tell you, wherever the gospel is preached throughout the world, what she has done will also be told, in memory of her.” – Mark 14:6-9 NIV
Come celebrate the gift our savior has given us this weekend and experience Easter at Cornerstone! Extend an invitation to your friends and family to join you at our Baxter Campus in Wildomar with this Facebook Event or invite them to join you at our Menifee Campus. We can’t wait to share what we have planned!
additional Blog Posts
Good Friday. The day it all went so wrong. You see only six days earlier there was crowds lining the streets crying out hosanna, hosanna which simply means save us, save us. You see, generation upon generation of Jewish people had been oppressed. They were essentially slaves, owned by the state of Rome and they…Read More
Two thousand years ago Jesus and his best friends, the disciples, were enjoying a meal known as the Passover, you see Passover was a time where the ancient Israelites looked and remembered to how God had delivered them from their physical slavery and their bondage in the land of Egypt. Now Jesus is about to…Read More
Today is Silent Wednesday or also referred to as Spy Wednesday. From a scripture perspective there is no record of what exactly happened that day or what activities Jesus had planned. What we do know is that most Israelites were preparing themselves spiritually for the largest event of the year, Passover. So even though the…Read More