Palm SundayMarch 28, 2021 / Valley Ranch Baptist Church
March 28, 2021
Zooming Out: An View
John 12:12 (NIV) — The next day the great crowd that had come for the festival heard that Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem.
John 12:13 (NIV) — They took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting, “Hosanna!” “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Blessed is the king of Israel!”
Zooming In: A Prayer
Jesus Answers the Prayer We Didn’t Know We Needed
- What We We Need: For Jesus to Make the Less
- What We Need: For Jesus to Make Less
John 12:14-15 (NIV) — Jesus found a young donkey and sat on it, as it is written: “Do not be afraid, Daughter Zion; see, your king is coming, seated on a donkey’s colt.”
John 12:16 (NIV) — At first his disciples did not understand all this. Only after Jesus was glorified did they realize that these things had been written about him and that these things had been done to him.
John 12:19 (NIV) — So the Pharisees said to one another, “See, this is getting us nowhere. Look how the whole world has gone after him!”
1 John 4:4 (NIV) — You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.