Category Archives: Easter

The Question That Can’t Be Avoided

When the Roman governor Pontius Pilate was faced with Jesus, he didn’t know what to do. He did not find him guilty of any crime. His wife warned him not to have anything to do with this righteous man because … Continue reading

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Good Friday

Good Friday, 47 years ago, I received a precious gift. I became a Mom! It was March 27, 1970. God knows how I treasure special dates, so he gave me my girl on a day I always treasure. He then … Continue reading

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Chosen with a Purpose

(Re-blogged from March 24, 2016) In the Roman Empire, when a man was sentenced to be crucified, he would have to carry his cross, from the prison to the place of execution. That would be a weight of at least … Continue reading

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Peter, the Look, and the Tears

There are all kinds of looks and all kinds of tears. These are some thoughts on Peter’s denial of Jesus and Jesus’ look… The Look that brought bitter tears of regret to Peter. Peter had walked three years with Jesus. … Continue reading

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A Tragic End to a Life Full of Promise!

I wrote yesterday about Mary and the gift of love she offered Jesus. Each day this week we will look at one of the key players in the Passion drama. I can picture Mary sitting at the feet of Jesus, … Continue reading

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A Gift of Love for Jesus

How I love Jesus! His presence is so real, I feel like I am resting in his embrace. I wish for everybody to know him. How can I show him my love? That’s the big question! Big or small, he … Continue reading

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The Bearer of Good News

The Passion Week started with the generous Mary from Bethany anointing Jesus’ feet with her costly oil. It climaxed with the glorious resurrection and Mary Magdalene proclaiming the good news of the empty tomb. Since Mary had been set free … Continue reading

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