And That Is Why It Is Called Good Friday

Have you read the accounts of Good Friday?  Luke 23:26-49 was part of my Lent reading plan and though I’ve read or heard this passage many times over the years, I saw something new this time. This is an awful scene.  It is interesting that the crowd that had...
Lent – Day 2 – What’s Your Response to Christ?

Lent – Day 2 – What’s Your Response to Christ?

“Six days before the Passover celebration began, Jesus arrived in Bethany, the home of Lazarus—the man he had raised from the dead.”‭‭John‬ ‭12:1‬ ‭NLT‬‬https://www.bible.com/116/jhn.12.1.nlt I love the song, “Broken and Spilled Out” that tells this story. Recently I...
Lent – Day 2 – What’s Your Response to Christ?

Lent – Day 1 – Jesus’ Name and Character

It is only Day 1 but the Lord is already encouraging me and speaking to me through the first devotion in the “40 Days of Lent” reading plan in YouVersion. Today’s passage was Matthew 21:1-11. It’s not like these are new verses. I’ve read them in many Easter seasons...