Tears Amidst Triumph -- Palm Sunday
March 25, 2018
Scripture: Luke 19:22–19:48
The traditionally held chronology goes as follows:
Sunday—Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem
Monday—Cleansing the temple
Tuesday—Controversies with the Jewish leaders
Wednesday—Apparently a day of rest
Thursday—Preparation for Passover
Friday—Trial and Crucifixion
Saturday—Jesus rests in the tomb
Sunday—Jesus raised from the dead
I. The Preparation of the King 28-34
II. The Praise of the King 35-40
III. The Passion of the King 41-44
What did Jesus see that triumphal day?
- He saw superficial worshippers.
- He saw hard-hearted religiosity.
- He saw spiritual blindness.
- He saw believing, obedient disciples.
What does Jesus see in your heart this Palm Sunday?