Get Out Of The Doorway

I believe! Jesus has risen from the dead. He is able to change my life and I know that miracles can happen when God is in control of my life. Now what?  Many Christians have never gone past this question. They believe that trusting in Jesus is their ultimate purpose in life and it is not…

Good Friday

Today is Good Friday.  At our service this evening we will walk through the betrayal, trial, torture, and crucifixion of Jesus.  Today is one of those days that always seems to crawl by.  I’m not really sure what to do on this day.  It is kind of like when a relative dies and you are…

Thursday: Stop and Stoop

On Thursday of Holy Week we celebrate the new commandment that Jesus gave us.  At the Last Supper Jesus washed the disciples feet and gave the disciples a new command.  Peter refused to let Jesus wash his feet at first.  He wanted Jesus to be a King and a hero and he could not imagine…

Wednesday: The Cost of Jesus

Wednesday of Holy Week is a day of contrasts and comparisons.  We can focus on the betrayal of Jesus or on the anointing of Jesus at the home of Simon the leper.   In Poland the children throw a likeness of Judas off of the church steeple in order to remember the betrayal.  They have plays…

Tuesday: The Fig Tree

Tuesday of Holy Week was a busy day in the life of Jesus.  He spent the whole day teaching life lessons and speaking of the Kingdom of God.  One of the most interesting and significant events happens in Matthew 21:18-22.  Jesus passes a lone fig tree with nothing but leaves.  He was hungry for a…