Palm Sunday with Corona but Still Celebrating

One year I had the amazing privilege of being in Israel on Palm Sunday. Wow. The street was packed with people and lined with more watching. There was dancing, singing, tambourines, palm branches waving, shouts of joy and laughter. It was crazy, and it was fun. The...

He is Risen: It Means So Much More Than We Know

(This is taking the place of Thursday’s post) We talk about the resurrection of Jesus and we know we’re suppose to be excited about it, but if we even understood partially what it meant we would be shouting it out from the rooftops daily! The resurrection...

The Cross Wasn’t Just About Me

We are human beings and the truth is we tend to turn everything into – it’s all about me. The Bible is no exception, neither is the cross of Jesus. There is a good worship song out there that has this line describing Jesus “You took the fall and...

Faithfulness of the Son

Have you ever thought that Jesus was faithful to all that God called Him to do and be. Jesus was tempted just like we are, yet He was completely without sin. He was fully obedient to His Father, even unto death. And I think ONE reason for His resurrection was to give...

Our God Saves!

We are upon a very important time of year in the calendar to God. From the Old Testament we learn that there are several feasts/festivals (read holidays) that will be celebrated soon. These special days in Scripture, along with others, are called “The...

The Wonderful Cross…???

In a few weeks we will be celebrating Easter and a common song that is sung at this time of year is “the Wonderful Cross” with added lyrics by Chris Tomlin. That song begins with the line the “wonderful cross on which the Prince of glory...