These last few days were traumatic for Jesus.
His friends abandoned him, his own people condemned him, the authorities sentenced him.
His closest confidant was going to betray him.
Why go through all this?
We know it’s because of God’s love for us. Don’t ever underestimate how much God loves you. When you look at everything Jesus endured he has shown how deep that love is.
Our thoughts now go silent for the next couple of days.
As Jesus rested in the tomb so we shall rest and return with our final thought on Easter day.
Today’s thought-for-the-day is from Norman