Holy Week: Day Three: Tuesday Teachings (Part 2 of 2)

Holy Week: Day 3: Tuesday (con’t) To say Jesus taught a lot during His last Tuesday (of his earthly ministry) is an UNDERSTATMENT!!!!  And, yes, while it is a lot to taken in; it is very important. Warning Against the Teachers of the Law Mark 12:38-40 ; Matthew 23:1- 40:  Boy did Jesus ever let those Pharisees have it!  It is not hard to see the righteous … Continue reading Holy Week: Day Three: Tuesday Teachings (Part 2 of 2)

Holy Week: Day Three: Tuesday’s Teachings (Part 1 of 2)

Holy Week: Day 3: Tuesday Okay you all, this one is a big one, a long one. Tuesday seems to be the day Jesus did the most preaching and teaching. Now, considering Jesus knows His time is coming to an end, I can only surmise that his last “sermons” have great significance, and,therefore, should be closely studied. Mark 11:20-26 (NIV): In the morning, as they … Continue reading Holy Week: Day Three: Tuesday’s Teachings (Part 1 of 2)

Maundy Thursday

Unfortunately, due to time constraints, I don’t have time to write my third post in our Holy Week discussion. I encourage us all to attend the special events surrounding Resurrection Sunday.  Please go to Maundy Thursday services.  If your church doesn’t offer one, find one that does.  If that doesn’t work for you, take some time today to think upon the Last Supper, the betrayal, … Continue reading Maundy Thursday

Holy Week: Day 6 (It’s Friday….but Sunday’s Coming)

I absolutely love this song. This morning I am putting everything aside and making a conscience effort to remember what happened today all those years ago; the sacrifice that was made and the price that was paid. I encourage you all to do the same. As a kid I never understood why this day was called “Good” Friday. Now that I am older, I get … Continue reading Holy Week: Day 6 (It’s Friday….but Sunday’s Coming)

Holy Week: Day 5 (Part 2) The Ultimate Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus Christ

Holy Week: Day Five: Thursday (con’t) Yesterday we left off with Jesus and His disciples leaving the Last Supper and heading toward Mount of Olives (Garden of Gethsemane). Luke 22:39-46(NKJ): Coming out, He went to the Mount of Olives, as He was accustomed, and His disciples also followed Him. 40 When He came to the place, He said to them, “Pray that you may not … Continue reading Holy Week: Day 5 (Part 2) The Ultimate Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus Christ

Holy Week: Day 5: The Last Supper (Part 1)

Holy Week: Day Five: Thursday It is Maundy Thursday and time to reflect on the Last Supper. I love this day. I know I’ve said this before but I just love the aspect of a team. Jesus and His disciples were a team. They had just spent the last three years together, ministering side by side, performing miracles, and living life together. It is all … Continue reading Holy Week: Day 5: The Last Supper (Part 1)