The triumphal entry, planned from eternity past as a type of coronation for Calvary's King, was probably less than a day away.
After that, there would be a temple to cleanse, parables to teach, Pharisees to put in their place, a Passover to prepare, a new Supper to institute, feet to wash, a friend to be betrayed by, an arrest to endure, a trial to face, a scourging to receive, a cross to carry, and an almost innumerable number of people to die for.
The most significant event in all of history, the crucifixion of Christ - where the Son of God would be slain for sinners, was to happen before this week drew to a close.
There was much to do. M U C H to do!
Have you ever been at the beginning of one of those weeks where the calendar is just overflowing with fullness? The events of the days ahead are critical ones. The things that you must do will have far reaching affects on others. There will be little time for sleep and not a second to spare. "Tick tock. Tickety tock!" Every moment can seem manic because you've just so much to do!!