Category: Following Him

Miles 515 – 520

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You see Jerusalem in the distance and there are just streams of people thronging towards the city.  To think all of these thousands of people are here to celebrate God liberating us from slavery.  You look over and…

Miles 510 – 515

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! As you pass through Bethany, you notice that the merchants are already out in force.  They have come to the road to sell food and sacrificial animals, far cheaper than in Jerusalem – so they claim.  Somehow this…

Miles 505 – 510

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You see Bethany up ahead and know that it won’t be long now!  Passover!  Every year you make the journey and every year it seems better than the last time.  As you look over and see Joseph and…

Miles 500 – 505

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Your road ahead is slowed as your large group looks tiny compared to the other groups that are now meeting up with yours as everyone heads towards Jerusalem.   You stick close to Jesus, but He needs no looking…

Miles 495 – 500

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! As you pass through the mountains on the road leading to the west, the atmosphere of the camp quickens.  The happiness and festive attitude breaks free and walking becomes dancing and dancing becomes a prayer of movement.  It…

Miles 490 – 495

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! It never ceases to amaze you that, even though you told no one about Jesus being the Son of God, they do not notice.  How could they not?  All of these years He was living among them.  No…

Miles 485 – 490

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Donkeys and carts, and all the people on foot all traveling the road seems to not even be able to hold them all!  But on you go, happy to be in this roving party.  Suddenly, Jesus and a…

Miles 480 – 485

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! The moon is shining bright and clear this night, and you can’t sleep.  You go for a little walk around the camp and notice you are not the only one who is still up.  Jesus has moved off…

Miles 475 – 480

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You are excited and looking forward to the festival and Jesus comes and walks with you for a while.  He is almost a man now.  Not long ago He was bar mitzvahed, with Joseph and Mary looking on…

Miles 470 – 475

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Another group joins yours and starts playing music so now everyone is dancing down towards Jerusalem.  The glik is almost overwhelming. Note: glik – happiness Enjoy your walk. Peace be with you.   If you would rather be…