How soon after Jesus rides into Jerusalem, the crowds shouting and honouring him, do the leaders, scribes and Pharisees become tired and afraid of the following Jesus has.
In His own time, as always happens, He whispered to me this morning, “Sue, It’s already written down. Just post, and read.”
Enjoy this fun re-telling of the raising of Lazarus John 11. For a more reflective version https://connects.live/2019/04/04/lenten-devotionals-day-24/
A detour progress to I believe in the holy spirit.
It is early morning. Outside the palace a crowd lingers. Then Pilate appears. A masterful and imposing figure he looks down on those gathered outside the gate.
I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth. I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the virgin Mary.
believe in God, the Father almighty,
creator of heaven and earth.
I believe in Jesus Christ, God’s only Son, our Lord,
who was conceived by the Holy Spirit,
Our journey this far has taken us through affirmation of our belief, our firm trust in God and recognition of His status as our Father. We have delighted in his creation and vowed to care for the world which He has allowed us to share.
It is one thing to believe in the man Jesus who lived at one time on this earth.
It is a greater thing to believe that this man Jesus comes from God, is part of God and is able to deliver us promising salvation.
The word, in character, was different from God Almighty and God the spirit by those life giving properties. His desire was to give life and become life – God incarnate in human form to restore a broken relationship between human being and God.