The title of our devotional today bears a similar title of the 2004 Mel Gibson Biblical drama of the final 12 hours of Christ’s life, through the crucifixion with a … Continue reading The Passion of The Christ (by Colonel Dennis Strissel)
Monday after Easter, and the Easter dress is on the floor in the laundry room, as are the Easter suits and carelessly tossed ties and shoes. Easter is over. The … Continue reading Putting Jesus Back
Below is a short skit written and presented by a friend of mine, Major Jim Gallop. Read, consider, ponder, and revel in Christ’s amazing love for us! _______________________________________________________________ THE SPEAR … Continue reading “The Spear” by Jim Gallop
Here’s a pondering for you: What happened on Easter Sunday? Where were the disciples? -Probably hiding. What was Pilot doing? What was Mary doing? – In Mourning no doubt. What … Continue reading What Happened on Easter Saturday?
…And then it came to pass that my heart was rent and broken, turmoil spilled the spoken word with nail and sword they killed my Lord. The veil was torn … Continue reading Redemption’s Call (An Easter Poem)
This week, I want to focus on our memories of Good Friday. Easter Sunday you ask? -We’ll get to that. But this week let us zone in on the influence … Continue reading A Pondering: “Walking Into Good Friday”
I wonder how wrong we get it sometimes? What I mean is the gospel story is for the whosoever, but are there times when it think we know who that … Continue reading A Pondering On Palm Sunday – Do We Get It?
I am able to write today on pastorsponderings.org because here in Minnesota (where I live) it is a balmy -25 with a windchill of up to -45. Needless to say our … Continue reading What Is Lent? Is It Emphasized Enough In The Salvation Army?
I keep thinking about Mary encountering Jesus in the garden post-death. Imagine it with me if you can: She is going there to properly take care of his dead body. She … Continue reading Seeking Dead-Jesus… (a reflection of Mary at the tomb)