Contributed by Jon Mackinney on Aug 29, 2011
Jesus' trial before Pilate was a hodge-podge of differing desires. But they are all just background noise to what was really going on, and what God was using to bring about His purpose.
Passage: Matthew 27:11-26
Intro: It’s very interesting to watch the wrangling in Washington these days.
1. debt-ceiling debate, a lot at stake.
2. we know that much going on “behind the scenes”, as people seek to gain the upper hand of power.
3. trade-offs, promises,