|Men's Walk Number 30|
Each Walk to Emmaus is different and unique thanks to the work of the Holy Spirit of God than moves through the lives of each person present with a special message just for them.
This Walk was no exception! At the conclusion of Saturday night one pilgrim shared this insight from the Spirit as well as his definition of the meaning of the word EMMAUS!
Saturday night prayer
Almighty, Awesome, Eternal, Glorious, and
Gracious God, Heavenly Father, Creator of the universe; Lord Jesus
Christ, His Son, Our Savior and Brother: I want to thank you for all you
have done for me a poor pilgrim on this walk to Emmaus. On this walk to
Emmaus, I have recognized you in the breaking of the bread, and in the
words and actions of all of the people associated with this special time
in my life. I have witnessed your awesome power, felt your glorious
grace and experienced your forgiveness. I understand your message more
plainly now than I have ever before. I have accepted you into my heart
in a new way. Help me a pilgrim, who has failed You in the past,
realize, that if I put my faith and trust in You, your love and grace
will see me through even the darkest times. Thank you God for being
there and listening to and answering my prayers. Amen
P.S. God, thank you for caring.
I have discovered that Emmaus is really an
acronym and through that acronym you can know the meaning of Emmaus,
At Emmaus we certainly Eat More
and More but the true meaning of Emmaus is found through Analyzing
and Understanding Scriptures, and that message is