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For the high priest Caiaphas, following Jesus would have required him to let go of something that was important to him—the religious system that had rewarded, protected, and defined him. If I don’t do something, he thought, we are going to lose everything that is important to us. (John 12:25)
Have you ever tried to bargain with God? “God, what do I need to do to get
you to do what I need you to do?” We bargain with our prayers. We
bargain with our church attendance. We bargain with our giving. Judas Iscariot tried to get Jesus to do his bidding. And when Jesus wouldn’t do what he want...