Days to Live … Jesus Watched

Widow’s Mite by James Joseph Jacques Tissot, Online Collection of Brooklyn Museum

Have you wondered what you would do if you knew that you had days to live? What would be your priorities?

Jesus knew that His time had come. His eyes were focused on the cross. But He had so much to do, to teach, to heal, to love during His last days.

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Are You At the Feet of Jesus?

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Six days before Jesus’ last Passover, Lazarus, Martha, and Mary enjoyed a dinner with Jesus in Bethany. Imagine Jesus’ thoughts as He sat with Lazarus.

Lazarus, a beloved friend.

Lazarus, the one who became sick and died.

Lazarus, the dead man Jesus called to walk out of the tomb (John 11).

Lazarus, the brother who is celebrating life with the One Who will give life eternal.   Continue reading Are You At the Feet of Jesus?

Jesus is Risen!

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Jesus died for our sins, according to the Scriptures, He was buried;
He was raised
on the third day, according to the Scriptures …
Where, O death, is your victory?
Where, O death, is your sting? 1 Corinthians 15

May the reality of the amazing love of Jesus penetrate your very being as you contemplate the death of Jesus on the cross as He took the sins of the world upon Himself and His victorious resurrection three days later. All for you.

Wishing you great joy and love.

The Women of Easter … A Review

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Hymns, Scripture, prayer, study guide, and women all point to Jesus in Liz Curtis Higgs’ profound look at The Women of Easter.

I experienced the emotions and thoughts of Mary of Bethany; Mary of Nazareth, or Mary Magdalene.

Readers imagine the fragrance of the spikenard as Mary of Bethany bathes the feet of Jesus and lovingly unbinds her hair to wipe His feet dry. Silent, we watch her; we see Jesus’ love, and we feel the tension in the room.

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