I love Palm Sunday: the colors, the branches and waving them, the songs, the joy and praise, the shouting “Hosanna!” It’s one of my favorite Sundays all year long! Palm Sunday is pretty amazing for alot of reasons and it really should grab our attentino every year. After all it’s this big theatrical parade of protest! Yeah, that’s right. Jesus and his followers are protesting the Roman Government and it’s oppressive actions by having a parade where Jesus sits in the place of Caesar! It would be like having an inauguration party......
When they were approaching Jerusalem, at Bethphage and Bethany, near the Mount of Olives, sent two of his disciples and said to them, “Go into the village ahead of you, and immediately as you enter it, you will find tied there a colt that has never been ridden; untie it and bring it. If anyone says to you, ‘Why are you doing this?’ just say this, ‘The Lord needs it and will send it back here immediately.’ ” They went away and found a colt tied near a door, outside in......