Judas has a way of pulling a chair up to the table and forcing us to sit there an ask the question, “Is it I?”
What if all business stopped? We have a taste of that right now. Business produces a sound, it’s a sound of busyness and activity. If all that were to stop and be replaced by silence, how refreshing would that be?
Great are your Words, Thy tender mercies, reveal. O Lord, speak to my Lazarus soul, Quicken me from a sealed tomb. According to your promise, Thy judgments raise the dead. Great are thy tender mercies, O Lord: quicken me according to thy judgments. Psalm 119:156
What a great expense Mary went to, to give a gift to Jesus. Not only was it expensive but it was planned.