This week for our Jewish brothers and sisters is the commemoration of Passover when the Angel of Death passed over the households of God’s chosen people.
The sign for deliverance was the blood of the lamb put on the lintels of their door frame.
It is a festival of freedom calling to mind God’s releasing them from Egyptian bondage.
For Christians, this week is Holy Week taking us from Palm Sunday through Holy Thursday (the Last Supper), Good Friday (the death of Jesus) and finally to Resurrection Sunday, when Jesus rose from the dead.
Christians are saved from worldly bondage… Read the rest
Do Not Go Forward
If You Are Not Sanctified
On this blessed Palm Sunday, I wish you God’s presence and His peace. As you enter Holy Week commit to allow the Holy Spirit to sanctify you with the Lord’s truth this week. Do not step out until you are anointed to go forward. Wherever you are in your life journey, God has a unique plan for you. It is a plan to give you hope and a future. It is a plan to allow Him to bless others through you. It is a plan to bring others to His salvation … Read the rest
Live in His Freedom
I pray that you are having a most blessed Palm Sunday! This coming Holy Week we commemorate the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. Palm waving crowds shouted, “Hosanna!” and placed palms at His feet. It was a joyous atmosphere as people welcomed the man they believed to be their earthly king who would free them from Roman oppression. In the coming days He would be arrested, flogged and crucified. The crowd mentality would switch from one of unsurpassed support to that of calling for His death after the Jewish leaders sought to kill Him. Each … Read the rest