Recipe for Unleavened Bread

Unleavened bread is very simple to make. The only ingredients are flour and water.


1-1/2 cups whole-grain flour

1 cup water

Place flour in bowl. Gradually add water to flour while stirring until dough forms. Add water or flour as needed until dough is thick enough to form with oiled hands into a flat, round loaf.

Place in an oiled pan. Bake in an oven at 350° F for 15 minutes or over a fire until done.

Yield: 1 loaf


They Had Sung an Hymn

And when they had sung an hymn, they went out into the mount of Olives. Mark 14:26

The Jews observed the Passover by singing or chanting the Hallel or Hallelujah. It consists of a recitation from Psalms 113-118 which is used for praise and thanksgiving. Psalms 113-114 were usually sung before the meal and Psalms 115-118 were sung at the close.

There is little doubt but that this is what Jesus and the disciples sang before departing to the mount of Olives.


The Fellowship of His Sufferings

I count all things but loss….that I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death. Philippians 3:8-10

The apostle Paul counted everything in life but loss so that he could experience as much as possible the life and power of Christ. Purportedly, Paul was beheaded for his faith. Based on his writings, I am confident that Paul welcomed this as he welcomed many other hardships in life.Read more