Heaven’s King

{Reflections on my reading of Luke 24 NIV} Only a light as bright as the Son, could have pierced the darkness that the Savior of the World had left in his death. The three days when hope had died, and the earth had suffocated under the pain of his loss. His friends with their hearts sunk within them. The whole … Continue reading Heaven’s King

The Darkest Place

My reflections on {Luke 23:44-49 NIV}  In the darkest place people gathered to witness the Son of God breathe, until his breath was gone. As light grieved the murder of creation’s hero, his friends, even the women, stood at a distance. As the dwelling place of God with man was broken, Jesus worshiped, singing the Song of Israel and … Continue reading The Darkest Place

Two Men

Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through.  A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. He wanted to see who Jesus was, but because he was short he could not see over the crowd. So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since … Continue reading Two Men

Mercy

“To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable: “Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed: ‘God I thank you that I am not like those other … Continue reading Mercy