Tag: in shape

Miles 1125 – 1130

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You can see Jerusalem in the distance.  With all of the looking forward to being here… it’s just a place.  Somehow this time, it doesn’t seem so big and important.  There is nothing there that you desire anymore. …

Miles 1120 – 1125

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You pass Bethany.  Almost there!  You think about how the New Kingdom will be so much better than the ones of the Romans.  It will be like David’s Kingdom of old.  Glorious Kingdom of Israel.  You look to…

Miles 1115 – 1120

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Bethany is not much farther.  You try to look beyond to Jerusalem, but you can’t see it among the throng of people and the hills.  Just knowing it’s there, bright and beautiful how you’ve missed it.  You can’t…

Miles 1110 – 1115

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You take the path through the foothills and head west.  The excitement builds as you know you are near now.  More people are dancing.  A lady came by just a little while ago with Sephardic pies for everyone! …

Miles 1105 – 1110

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You keep looking at Jesus.  Passover is when our ancestors were liberated from slavery in Egypt.  Will this Passover be when Jesus liberates us from the Romans?  No.  He is not here for the Romans.  You have to…

Miles 1100 – 1105

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! You moving down this road is like visiting the past.  How many times have you made this journey?  So many times, they almost blur together.  Only a few you can remember with significance.  All of them surrounded Jesus. …

Miles 1095 – 1100

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! The morning dawned bright and blue.  And you were awakened by someone playing music.  In the night, more caravans had met up with your group and the multitude heading to Passover keeps growing.  The music keeps playing as…

Miles 1090 – 1095

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Now that they have brought it up, you think about the Sanhedrin and priests of the temple.  Have they let those merchants back inside the temple?  They better not have!  Jesus showed them the err of their ways…

Miles 1085 – 1090

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! More and more people join you as they too head to Passover.  People keep bringing up what they consider to be the “unpleasantness” of Jesus throwing out the merchants last year.  And commenting out loud that they hope…

Miles 1080 – 1085

Hey guys, welcome to Following Him! Every mile seems like a lifetime since you can think of nothing but all of the help Jesus will get in Jerusalem.  His Kingdom will truly be at hand then!   You can testify that Jesus turned water into…