Drawing Near During Holy Week

Drawing Near During Holy Week

It's only been in recent years that my faith moved from head knowledge to personally encountering Jesus. One big breakthrough in this process came during Holy Week a few years back. Although Jesus's death convicts me deeply of my own sin, this particular year He had a different focus: meeting me in my brokenness and guiding me to healing. I'm … [Read more...]

Holy Week This Year

Holy Week This Year

Growing up singing in my church's children's choir, I always looked forward to Holy Thursday Mass. The special hymns and rituals, especially the foot washing, created an atmosphere of reverence and awe that captivated me. It's never felt right to be anywhere but in church between 12:00 and 3:00 on Good Friday. The Stations of the Cross, the … [Read more...]