What was it like in Jerusalem on that day we now call Palm Sunday? Imagine -The energy level is intense as spiritual pilgrims flood into the city for the most holy Passover Festival. People jostle in packed markets hoping to get a sufficiently large and tender lamb. A vendor haggles with three customers to the … Continue reading How Do You Enter Jerusalem?
Let’s talk about the donkey. I know Jesus is the big star of Palm Sunday (and every Sunday!) but supporting characters deserve their due. (After all, it was Gilligan’s Island, not Ginger’s Island.) I think this should be called Donkey Sunday rather than Palm Sunday. Here is my case. Tuesday morning I put all four … Continue reading Its All About the Donkey