How are Passover and Passion Week Different?

The Jewish feast of Passover and the Christian commemoration of Passion Week are always close in proximity, but typically not simultaneous. This year is an exception, as Passover and Passion Week overlap. As Christians, Passion Week points us to Christ's death, burial and resurrection, featuring Jesus, the perfect sacrificial lamb who took away our sins …

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Passion Week: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

We’re leading up to Resurrection Day by exploring the week that set the stage.  As you know, Jesus entered Jerusalem on Palm Sunday.  The Jews were expecting a conquering king, and had hopes that Jesus would save them from oppressive Roman rule.  However, Jesus came as a humble servant, riding on a lowly donkey and, …

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Newest VISION 2020 Study Guide Now Available: A Look Back, A Look Ahead

My apologies for those of you awaiting the next VISION 2020 study guide. Though scheduled to be completed and posted last week (before Palm Sunday), urgent work and ministry assignments delayed the completion of the newest study guide: A Look Back, A Look Ahead. Looking back often allows us to see shadows of things to …

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The Week that Changed the World – Episode 1

Hi friends! You know it is Palm Sunday, right? Well, since we're not able to gather together in churches right now, I've got a special treat for you this week. I will share 3 15-minute episodes of A Week that Changed the World, which will lay out the events of Passion Week, and will give …

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