IN THIS BLOG, I SHARE INSIGHTS INTO TODAY’S JUSTICE ISSUES, GOD’S HEART, AND PRACTICAL APPLICATION FOR THE BUSY PERSON WHO CARES ABOUT JUSTICE.
How did this happen? Last week they were fighting over who would sit at Jesus right and left hands in his Kingdom. Mt. 20:20-21. The triumphal entry on Sunday made them believe the Kingdom was at hand. No one could stop Jesus. He cleared the temple of injustice on Monday. On Tuesday, he was…Read More
We continue our Holy Week series published two years ago to help us focus on something that transcends the pandemic. May you experience peace in the one who has overcome this world. Time is short. Not long ago Jesus entered Jerusalem to the waving of palm branches. He cleared the temple of exploitation on Monday…Read More
Sunday Jesus enters Jerusalem to shouts of praise. Monday he clears the temple with shouts against injustice. Tuesday the leaders are shouting as they try to stop his teaching and prove heresy. Now it’s Wednesday. No more shouts. On Wednesday there is silence. Except for Judas. Judas watched the popularity of Jesus soar on Sunday. …Read More
Our Holy Week Series first appeared in 2014. What was relevant 2,000 years ago remains so today. In the midst of COVID-19, we invite you to reflect on the events from the week that changed the world. Sunday you enter the city of Jerusalem to the loud acclaim of people. Your popularity poll is off…Read More
The following is an excerpt from Gospel Justice. Some refer to the Monday of Holy Week as Justice Monday when Jesus drove the money exchangers from the temple. Powerful reminder that Jesus is not a tame lion and that he cares deeply about injustice. Jerusalem was abuzz. “Did you see the crowds when Jesus entered…Read More