What does it mean to be United with Jesus in His death and resurrection? The call to be an Easter people is a call to put off the old self, reckon yourself dead to sin and alive to God, and to put on the new self to walk in the Spirit of the risen Christ.
Palm Sunday begins Holy Week and remembers Jesus’ “Triumphal Entry” into Jerusalem. In His decision to enter the city on a donkey— a “beast of burden”—we that Jesus comes as a King of Peace. He has not come to do war against mankind.