Beware of the Palm Waivers


  *I posted a version of this on Palm Sunday 2015 +The use of the word “waive” instead of the word “wave” is intentional.   The people of Jerusalem waived their palms madly to celebrate the entry of Jesus into their town. Less than seven days later, Jesus was tortured and executed in the same […]

Pushing into the Darkness to Be the Light


  The children walk down the aisles of our churches waving palms all around.  Together, we reenact the celebration of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem.  Palm Sundays are always festive times.  Everyone knows that the next time they gather it will be Resurrection Sunday and Jesus will have won a great victory over death.  The problem […]