In the early hours of this morning at Tegel Prison, Dietrich Bonhoeffer was led to the gallows among Nazi guards and hanged until he was dead. It was not Palm Sunday seventy-two years ago. In fact, Easter fell on April Fool’s Day in 1945. Today, Jesus is led into the streets among joyful revelers that will […]
EV'RY DAY I'M PASTORIN'… – EASTER MUSICAL ON PALM SUNDAY.
Palm Sunday is weird. I mean, even for Christians, Palm Sunday should be weird. In Luke, Jesus sets his face toward Jerusalem and we can almost hear the sigh of “let’s do this” under his breath and the weirdness starts. We meet our hero in the midst of Chapter 19: 29 When he had come near […]