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Miles 770 – 775

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! It is pleasantly cooler by the sea, but much windier.  You bask in it because you know all too soon you will hit the desert stillness.  Jesus has been more determined since the wedding.  He has finally begun…

Miles 765 – 770

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You keep the Sea of Galilee on your left as you walk.  You watch the waves and remember the last time you were there Jesus began selecting followers.  It seems like a long time ago, yet it has…

Old Testament

This is the briefest summary of the Old Testament that I can make.  God made humans out of love, in the image of love.  Humans didn’t trust in God’s Wisdom for knowing right from wrong and tried to seize autonomy for themselves.  God still…

Miles 760 – 765

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! As you head back to Jerusalem, the last few weeks have felt like one roving party.  More people join your group in Capernaum as you head for Passover.  As much as you wanted to rest in Capernaum after…

Miles 755 – 760

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! (Capernaum) You arrived at Capernaum and Jesus barely has time to say two words when it looks like it’s already time to head to Jerusalem to Passover.  As much as you love Passover in Jerusalem, you feel it…

Miles 750 – 755

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! As you are helping to clean up breakfast someone announces that they can see Capernaum in the distance.  You did not think that you were nearly that close!  Jesus has been teaching wonderful things in the camp and…

Miles 745 – 750

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! The road to Capernaum is not as long as you remember, or is it that you are still having fun from the wedding and being with your friend Mary again?  The miles just fly by.  Still, He turned…

Miles 740 – 745

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! John 2:12 Jesus Leaves for Capernaum After this, he went down to Capernaum, he, and his mother, his brothers, and his disciples; and they stayed there a few days. Enjoy your walk. Peace be with you.   If…

Here There Be Dragons Conclusion

In these past weeks we have tried to slay the dragons of our ego, to deny our very selves so that we can be better people and closer to God.  We slayed the dragons of thinking that you were superior or inferior.  We’ve slain…

Miles 735 – 740

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! When the wine ran out, Mary had said to Him, “They have no wine.” For is was a disgrace to run out of wine at a wedding.  But why then did He tell her, “What does that have…