Month: March 2018

Holy Thursday – Maundy Thursday

Maundy comes from the Latin word “mandatum”, meaning mandated or commandment. How appropriate for our Lord’s mandate tonight: “A new command (mandate) I give you: ‘Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another’” John 13:34. Jesus was up to His own mandate today. His time had come. His disciples…

By Donna Wuerch March 29, 2018 0

Holy Tuesday aka Temple Tuesday

Temple: a place regarded as the dwelling place of God; house of God, house of worship, shrine, sanctuary, church, cathedral. Tuesday of Holy Week could be called “Temple Tuesday,” because in Matthew 21 we read how Jesus spent most of the day in the Temple — teaching and using parables to make His points. According…

By Donna Wuerch March 27, 2018 0

Passion Week — Holy Monday

At this time in March, last year, I was inquiring about a Holy Lands trip. The “inquiring” became a PASSIONATE “YES, I’m going!” and soon I made my full payment for the trip. That full payment changed my life forever. I was THERE where my Lord walked, taught, healed and most importantly became my Savior.…

By Donna Wuerch March 26, 2018 0

Palm Sunday = Salvation Army Everyday!

It’s Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week. Palm Sunday represents the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. Today, churches will celebrate in different ways. Some will simply acknowledge it, or not, while others make a big deal about it. At some churches, the people meet then they emerge to process around the outside…

By Donna Wuerch March 25, 2018 0

Complain and Remain; Praise and Be Raised

Complain and Remain; Praise and Be Raised COMPLAIN: to express dissatisfaction or annoyance about something; grumble, criticize, moan, find fault PRAISE: compliment, commend, express admiration for, applaud, speak highly of, admire, gratitude Maybe you live with or know someone who seems to be an incessant COMPLAINER – they seem to always find something to complain…

By Donna Wuerch March 24, 2018 0

Ready or Not — Here Comes Change!

Change: to make (something) different from what it is or from what it would be if left alone Speaking of CHANGES…..I was born and raised in Dallas when there were still trolleys here. Yikes! Trolleys stopped running in the 50’s — a hint just how old this ole’ gal is. I remember those rides with…

By Donna Wuerch March 23, 2018 0

The Perfect Date or BORING!!

Perfect Date — being entirely without fault or defect : flawless; satisfying all requirements, accurate. When my daughter and I were posing for this photo, we meant it to be funny, and it is, but I started giving it more thought. Here are two women with two men who don’t see us or speak to…

By Donna Wuerch March 22, 2018 0