Hosanna to the Son of David Text: Matthew 21:1-17 Now when they drew near Jerusalem, and came to Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her. Loose them and bring them to…

The King In Court Text: John 18:28-19:16 Then they led Jesus from Caiaphas to the Praetorium, and it was early morning. But they themselves did not go into the Praetorium, lest they should be defiled, but that they might eat the Passover. Pilate then went out to them and said, “What accusation do you bring…

Text: John 12:9-19 Palm Sunday is when Christians remember and celebrate Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem. The basic story is familiar enough. He rode into town on a donkey, being greeted by a jubilant crowd who hailed him to be their king. But this celebration was short-lived, as Palm Sunday inevitably lead to Good Friday,…

Palm Sunday is tomorrow, and we’re excited! We spent today collecting palm branches from around town. We’ve got big ones and small ones, and we were sure to cut those sharp points off. The branches will decorate the sanctuary tomorrow, and each of the children will also be given one to wave during the opening…

Holy Week is what many Christians call the week leading up to Easter. It begins with Palm Sunday, moves through the week (sometimes including Maundy Thursday) and especially Good Friday, and concludes with Easter Sunday. The most recent scholarship on ancient Christianity has shown that this week was considered to be a part of the…

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