3 Apr // Day 40

3 Apr // Day 40

apr 3 // Day 40 Luke 24:28-53   DAY 40 Luke 24:28-53   24v28-35 As the two disciples reach Emmaus, they kindly invite Jesus (still a friendly stranger to them!) to stay with them for the night. As they sit down for a meal together Jesus takes the bread,...
2 Apr // Day 39

2 Apr // Day 39

apr 2 // Day 39   Luke 24v1-27   DAY 39 Luke 24v1-27   24v1-12 In the stillness of the Sunday morning, as day breaks, so does the extraordinary news! The tomb is empty. Jesus, who they’d seen crucified, dead and buried, was alive! How was this even...
1 Apr // Day 38

1 Apr // Day 38

apr 1 // Day 38 Luke 23:32-56 DAY 38 Luke 23:32-56   v. 32-43 Jesus, along with 2 other criminals, continue their gruelling procession to the Place of the Skull (in Aramaic-Golgotha; in Latin-Calvaria). Scholars suggest it may have been given this name due to it...
31 Mar // Day 37

31 Mar // Day 37

Mar 31 // Day 37 Luke 23:1-31 DAY 37 Luke 23:1-31   v. 1-12 As we read yesterday, it is clear that the Jewish leaders wanted Jesus condemned to death for His claims to be the Son of God. However when Jesus is brought before Pilate, the Roman governor, the Jewish...
30 Mar // Day 36

30 Mar // Day 36

Mar 30 // Day 36 Luke 22:54-71 DAY 36 Luke 22:54-71   v. 54-62 Peter, we know, has been with Jesus throughout His ministry, and has journeyed to this point with Him. His loyalty carries him along to Caiaphas, the high priest’s house. (see Luke 3v2)  He finds...
29 Mar // Day 35

29 Mar // Day 35

Mar 29 // Day 35 Luke 22:24-53 DAY 35 Luke 22:24-53   v. 24-53 Once again the disciples argue over who is the greatest (see Luke 9:46). Even at this late stage in Jesus’ ministry they have not fully understood the nature of the Kingdom. The Kingdom of God is not...