Monthly Archives: March 2018

Forgiveness

Make allowance for each other’s faults, and forgive anyone who offends you. Remember, the Lord forgave you, so you must forgive others. – Colossians 3:13 (NLBT) We are so anxious to receive forgiveness for ourselves and yet we often neglect … Continue reading

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The Crossroad – Good Friday

Carrying the cross by Himself, He went to the place called Place of the Skull (in Hebrew, Golgotha). There they nailed Him to the cross… And Pilate posted a sign over Him that read, “Jesus of Nazareth, the King of … Continue reading

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In the Mercy Seat – Maundy Thursday

I will commune with you there and talk to you from above the Mercy Seat… From there I will give you my commands for the people of Israel. – Exodus 25:22 In the Old Testament, the “Mercy Seat” is described … Continue reading

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Us or Them

Judas, the betrayer, knew this place, because Jesus had often gone there with His disciples. The leading priests and Pharisees had given Judas a contingent of Roman soldiers and Temple guards to accompany him. Jesus fully realized all that was … Continue reading

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Joy

Then he said unto them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions unto them for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy unto our Lord: neither be ye sorry; for the joy … Continue reading

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Question of Commitment

Peter said to Him, “Lord, why can I not follow You right now? I will lay down my life for You.” Jesus answered, “Will you lay down your life for Me? Truly, truly, I say to you, a rooster will … Continue reading

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The Sixth Sunday of Lent – Hosanna (Holy Week Begins)

And they that went before, and they that followed, cried, saying, “Hosanna; Blessed is He that cometh in the name of the Lord!” – Mark 11:9 “Hosanna” is a very familiar word in Christendom, yet it is only used a … Continue reading

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Balance

When Jesus arrived at Bethany, He was told that Lazarus had already been in his grave for four days. When Martha got word that Jesus was coming, she went to meet Him. But Mary stayed in the house. Martha said … Continue reading

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Service

For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve others and to give His life as a ransom for many. – Matthew 20:28 Jesus was an uncommon child, an unlikely leader, an unfathomable sacrifice. Service … Continue reading

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Without Delay

Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me. – Isaiah 6:8 We live in a “wishy-washy” world today. It seems like … Continue reading

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