Don't be Fickle!

Then the multitudes who went before and those who followed cried out, saying:

“Hosanna to the Son of David!

‘Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord!’

Hosanna in the highest!” Matthew 21:9

Indeed! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord! Palm Sunday is a bittersweet day for me. Every time I read these words my spirit rises within me and I find great joy, victory and freedom. God in all His goodness has provided His sweet, perfect and complete victory through Jesus. When in the presence of this victory all one can really do is stand in awe and praise and shout:

“Hosanna to the Son of David!

‘Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord!’

Hosanna in the highest!”

Yet, the fickleness of mankind is grave. One moment these people are shouting praise and words of commitment and loyalty to the mighty Son of God, and five days later they are shouting for His demise, His death and His torturous crucifixion. It is the tragedy of tragedies. It breaks my heart, and I am sure it breaks God's heart as well. The fact about history is that nothing is new under the sun. Mankind is still as fickle today as they were 2000 years ago. Many behave in