How different is the crowd from Jesus’s disciples in their understanding of his Messianic identity?
Can you remember when was the last time you were welcomed into church with a warm handshake by our cheery greeters? When was the last time we greeted one another by way of physical handshakes? It probably feels like it’s a long time back. In the time that followed, more and more social distancing measures were established and observed, rightly so as we work with the authorities to limit the spread of this deadly virus in order to protect lives.
It has been a while since we reached out to give and receive touches, and along with me, I’m sure you feel an indescribable and almost...