Agony in the Garden

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It’s Jesus’ final night before the Cross. After the Last Supper, Jesus and his disciples went to the Garden of Gethsemane at the foot of the Mount of Olives:

Jesus Prayed for You and Me

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What’s the last thing Jesus did before he headed to the garden to be arrested?

He prayed for his disciples — and then, get this: he prayed for you and me.

Here is his prayer in its entirety. Far too few humans have actually read through it in one sitting. Don’t be one of them. Pray through every word right now. Please.

Move Mountains

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On Monday of his final week on this planet, Jesus cursed a fruitless fig tree. The next day, Jesus and his disciples walked past the same tree:

Figs and Robbers

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It’s the Monday of Jesus’ final week on this planet.

Yesterday, Jesus’ arrival in Jerusalem caused quite a stir. Today, the stir grows into an outright uproar resulting in the religious leaders wanting to kill him.

Jesus was on his way back into the city. Here’s what happened next:

Humble Prayer

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Yesterday, Jesus provided a parable about the power of persistent prayer. Today, he preaches about the problem of proud praying:

Pray Pray Pray

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Jesus told his disciples this parable about persistent prayer:

ASK

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Yesterday, Jesus taught us how to pray. Today, he expands on that teaching: