We Need More Donkeys!
Perhaps the only invited participant on Palm Sunday was a donkey. A halting, hee-hawing, stubborn donkey. This was no accidental bystander swept into a frenzy against her will. Jesus recruited the donkey on purpose. She was a statement, not just a symbol. She was an announcement, not an accident. Conquerors entered with speed and gallop on horses that could rear and threaten. But a donkey was used to haul a load. Commoners used donkeys. A donkey threatened no one except