Palm Sunday and Holy Week

Text of the week:  John 3:16

God in the midst of us. That to me seems be one of the themes of Holy Week. Jesus, fully human, fully God, walking among us. Reaching out to us. Recognised by some; rejected by others. A whole host of contradictions. And the greatest contradiction is this – God still walks among us today, as he did all those years ago. But it is up to us to recognise him within those we meet; up to us whether we acknowledge him. Our decision whether, in our words and actions, in what we do and what we fail to do, we choose to love, or we choose to deny, to crucify him on the altars of this world.

‘For God so loved the world, he gave his Son’…

About iggandfriends

Taking time out to ponder life and everything else. This is the space where I press the pause button on my busy life to reconnect with God, to re-energize, and focus on my creativity. Time out to blow bubbles, walk on the beach, write some stuff, do some needlework, and generally enjoy life once again. You can view my main blog at I also have another blog at www,, and a arty/crafty one at I hope you enjoy visiting :)
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