Category Archives: Palm Sunday

Reflection for Palm Sunday 2017

The next day the great crowd that had come for the festival heard that Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem. They took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting, “Hosanna! ” “Blessed is he who comes in the … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday: Celebrating the King

Jesus is a different kind of king.  He defies expectations.  He disappoints.  He didn’t ride into Jerusalem on a war horse.  He didn’t come all savvy in the area of politics.  He didn’t come to erect borders. Rather, he rides into … Continue reading

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Baptists and Holy Week

It’s Holy Monday. Yesterday was Palm Sunday. While I admire many aspects of the Baptist tradition, when it comes to the church calendar, I personally think Baptists, in general, are woeful. It’s time for Baptists to quit hiding behind “No … Continue reading

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9 Things You Should Know About Holy Week

The following is a repost from here: ________________________________________ 9 Things You Should Know About Holy Week by Joe Carter, an editor for the Gospel Coalition Holy Week is the week before Easter, a period which includes the religious holidays of … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday

Let us pray. “Almighty and everliving God, in your tender love for the human race you sent your Son our Savior Jesus Christ to take upon him our nature, and to suffer death upon the cross, giving us the example … Continue reading

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