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April 18 – Passion Week Report – Thursday Arrest

Jesus Arrested Read Matthew 26:36-56 JERUSALEM, late Thursday, spring ca. 30 a.d. –Jesus of Nazareth was taken into custody late this evening. Jewish officials report that he was apprehended somewhat peacefully in the Garden of Gethsemane. The arrest comes on … Continue reading

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April 17 – Passion Week Report – Wednesday Bethany

Religious Tensions Calming? Read John 12:1-19 JERUSALEM, Wednesday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Growing tensions between Jesus of Nazareth and Jewish religious leaders seem to have calmed some today. After three days of major, controversial appearances in Jerusalem, there were … Continue reading

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April 16 – Passion Week Report – Tuesday Denunciation of Scribes and Pharisees

Standoff in Temple Read Matthew 21:23-23:39 JERUSALEM, Tuesday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Antagonism between Jesus of Nazareth and local Pharisees increased in a standoff in the temple today. After yesterday’s controversial cleansing of the temple, Jesus returned today to … Continue reading

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April 15 – Passion Week Report – Monday Cleansing of Temple

Jesus Upends Temple Tables Read Mark 11:15-21 JERUSALEM, Monday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – For the second day in a row, Jesus of Nazareth attracted public attention in the Jerusalem area. With worshipers gathered in the temple court (Court of … Continue reading

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April 14 – Passion Week Report – Palm Sunday

Celebrated Arrival of Jesus Read Luke 19:29-44 JERUSALEM, Sunday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Crowds gathered on streets outside of Jerusalem today as Jesus of Nazareth rode from the Mount of Olives towards the Holy City. With loud exclamations of … Continue reading

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April 13 – Life from Death

Read John 11:1-46 In October of 2016, our 24 year old daughter moved 1700 miles away.  It was hard to see her go, but it was also exciting to see her start a new adventure.  In October of 2017, she … Continue reading

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April 12 – Life from Death

Read Luke 7:1-10 ; 8:43-48 As we talk about life arising from death in this series, it is almost impossible to NOT talk about the trust that comes into play when we walk hand in hand with God. How often … Continue reading

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