The Last Thing Jesus Did Before He Was Seized

Tucked inside the pages of Luke is a stirring snapshot of Jesus. It was taken at Gethsemane. In the background are Judas and his armed entourage; Peter with his sword. Tension and suspense pounded like a foot-drum in the night air… And [Peter] struck the servant of the high priest and cut off his right […]

9 Words Jesus Prayed that Changed the World

Lately I’ve been helped by nine words Jesus prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane on the eve of His arrest. It wasn’t an easy “bless this or that” prayer. It came with intense sorrow; a weight so crushing He perspired drops of blood. (Gethsemane literally means “olive press.”) While His disciples slept a stone’s throw […]