Holy Wednesday Devotional

Holy Wednesday Key Scriptures: Matthew 26:1-5; Mark 14:17-21; Luke 22:1-6; John 13:21-30 Written by: Dr. Charlie Self Sometimes called “Spy Wednesday” – this is the moment Judas is paid to betray Jesus. The celebration known as Tenebrae (shadows, deepening darkness) occurs Wednesday evening into early Thursday morning. Religious leaders conspire to silence Jesus and there is a tangible tension as Jesus, aware of all these events, still washes feet and shares bread with his betrayer (Judas Iscariot) and future denier (Peter). The Gospels reveal Judas’ fiscal dishonesty and portray him in a negative light from the first lists of Jesus followers

By |2020-04-08T07:35:56-06:00April 8th, 2020|Holy Week|Comments Off on Holy Wednesday Devotional

Palm Sunday Devotional

Written by: Dr. Charlie Self From the 2nd Century AD to this moment, Christians of all nations and traditions have understood the Passion of Christ as the central narrative of the Gospel. From the triumph and tears of Palm Sunday to Jesus’ victory over death, hell, and the grave on Easter Sunday, Holy Week has been a part of the church’s devotional reflection and evangelistic mission. Each day we will follow our Lord as he walks in obedience. With the Help of the Holy Spirit, we can find new intimacy with the Lord, hope for our circumstances, and wisdom for navigating

By |2020-04-05T10:10:45-06:00April 5th, 2020|Holy Week|Comments Off on Palm Sunday Devotional