Devotion: Palm Sunday

Luke 19:29-40(Living Bible translation) “As they came to the towns of Bethphage and Bethany, on the Mount of Olives, he sent two disciples ahead, with instructions to go to the next village, and as they entered they were to look for a donkey tied beside the road. It would...
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Compassion in Holy Week

“Compassion asks us to go where it hurts, to enter places of pain, to share in brokenness, fear, confusion and anguish. Compassion means full immersion in the condition of being human.” Henry Nouwen Compassion at the center Compassion was at the center of Jesus’ ministry and his...
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Devotion: Peter

Luke 22:31-34 (NIV) “Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift all of you as wheat. But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers.” But he replied, “Lord, I am ready to go with you to prison and to death.”...
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It’s like gaining an additional family

Reflections from Janette Drohman I never thought twice about becoming involved with the Sheridan Lutheran Drama ministry five years ago and it’s production of Jesus’ last days. The first two years I was involved, I played a member of the crowd and struggled with...
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Not Just a Performance

Written by Preston Thiemann, Holy Week Drama Participant I have never been particularly interested in drama. I love seeing live theater, but I never felt any desire to participate. I certainly didn’t see myself as an actor. So, last year when Diane asked me if I would play a...
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