Category Archives: Mark

Crucify Him!

On Palm Sunday, the crowd shouted “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!” On Good Friday, the crowds shouted, “Crucify him! Crucify him!” All of this to provide for the atoning sacrifice for you and … Continue reading

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Sorrow and Surrender

We learn from Jesus in his final prayer time in the Garden of Gethsemane that we can be bold to ask God for what our hearts desire. Repeatedly. Passionately. Yet, we should fully surrender to the One who in control … Continue reading

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Last Supper of Jesus

Jesus shared a final dinner – the Last Supper – with his followers before his arrest. These are precious moments. He has only a few hours before he will be arrested, tried, and crucified. So what does he talk about? … Continue reading

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Jesus Clears the Temple Courts

Jesus calls us to a higher level of thinking and devotion in our respect for the temple. God calls his followers temples: we are the dwelling places of God. So how do you treat your own body? Is your life … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday Reflection

Even though he was celebrated upon his entrance to Jerusalem, Jesus would be treated with much more disdain and disregard as the offering for all our sin just a few days later. And as Jesus stood in the temple courts … Continue reading

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