Category: Miles 500 – 600

Miles 595 – 600

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Soon you will be home and you remember that Jesus has already had His Bar Mitzvah.  How time has flown.  Thinking of Jesus’ passage into manhood you can’t help but wonder when He will begin to start His…

Miles 590 – 595

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You see Mount Tabor and Mount Gilbos in the distance.  Almost there.  Just the sight of those majestic peeks makes you a little lighter on your feet.  You point them out to Jesus and He runs to tell…

Miles 585 – 590

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! The clump of palm trees along the side of the road sway gently in the desert breeze.  It is a beautiful day.  The sun is not too hot and the breeze is not too dry.  Jesus walks along…

Miles 580 – 585

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Most of the crowds that started out with you when you left Jerusalem have drifted away by now and it appears that the festival is truly over.  As much fun as it was, it will be good to…

Miles 575 – 580

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You stop and take a sip of water and notice that Mount Tabor is fading in the distance behind you.  You smile because you know that you are almost home.  You turn to tell Jesus but He is…

Miles 570 – 575

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Why does the road home always seem longer?  When you are traveling to Passover you think that the road will never end but the way home, ah, that takes forever.  Maybe the party is over or maybe you…

Miles 565 – 570

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Jesus races past you as He is playing with the other children as you move along.  His laughter is contagious.  Even a few of the children’s fathers are joining in.  Including Joseph, who is being more of a…

Miles 560 – 565

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You stop at a well and everyone perks up as you rest in the shade of the palm trees during the heat of the day.  Jesus gives you some dates that He’d picked from a nearby tree and…

Miles 555 – 560

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! People are beginning to grumble with the unseasonable heat and the festive atmosphere of the Passover is all but gone.  Everyone is tired and footsore and just want to be home already.  Jesus is keeping people spirits up…

Miles 550 – 555

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! The main road turns north.  The Judean Hills, are now to your left and there is a magnificent in the sunrise.  You remember the time when you and Mary visited Elizabeth and Zachariah at their house in those…