Tag: John 12

Jesus can be our dinner guest and our guide on this journey to Easter #AshWednesday

Six days before Passover, Jesus came to Bethany, home of Lazarus, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. Lazarus and his sisters hosted a dinner for him. Martha served and Lazarus was among those who joined him at the table. – John 12:1-2 Yesterday – Shrove Tuesday – I kicked off my 49-day journey through Lent…

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“titled,” “recently dead,” or a regular Joe – we are all welcome at this table

If you’re a student of television shows such as “Downton Abbey,” then you are likely familiar with the way people are introduced at a formal dinner or reception. They pause at the door, the butler makes some noise to command attention, and they are “announced,” often along with title, relationship to the host, or some…

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