Posts from April 2024

Posts from April 2024

The Continually Unexpected

Usually, the After Thoughts are about Sunday’s sermon. I feel like this week it is important to remember the entirety of Holy Week. In case you missed it, Unexpected was the general theme. Palm Sunday’s unexpected juxtaposition of the Triumphal Entry and the Crucifixion. Maundy Thursday’s unexpected hospitality from Jesus, the foot washer. Good Friday’s unexpected betrayal by Peter and Judas of their friend, Jesus. Holy Saturday’s unexpected new friends, Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus. The Vigil’s unexpected fear by…