Month: September 2020

Jesus heals the blind men – Jesus touches their eyes and gives two blind men their sight back (Matthew 20:29 – 20:34).

As Jesus and the disciples were about to leave Jericho, a large crowd followed them. Two blind men were sitting by the roadside and when they heard Jesus passing by, they shouted, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!” The crowd told the men to be quiet, but they shouted all the louder, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on us!” Jesus stopped and called to them. “What do you want me to do for you?” They answered, “Lord, we want our sight.” Jesus had compassion on them and touched their eyes. Jesus healed the blind men. Immediately they received their sight and followed him. What the story means to us today Jesus ignores the crowds’ inhumanity and takes compassion on the blind men The crowds apparently believed that someone as important

The origin of Passover – God gives Passover restrictions to Moses and the Israelites (Exodus 12:40 – 12:51)

The origin of Passover The Israelites lived in Egypt for 430 years. At the end of 430 years, to the very day, all the Lord’s divisions left Egypt. Because God kept vigil that night to bring them out of Egypt, on this night, all Israelites are instructed to keep vigil to honor God for the generations to come. God told Moses and Aaron, “These are the regulations for the Passover meal. No foreigner may eat it. Any slave you have brought may eat it if they have been circumcised. A temporary resident or hired worker may not eat it.The meal must be eaten inside the house – take none of the meat outside the house. Do not break any of the bones. The whole community of Israel must