Abraham, walking for three straight days to reach the place where his son would die. Three days with nothing to do but think about losing his son, whom he loved (Genesis 22).

Jesus, the Messiah, seized, tortured, and killed by His enemies. Loved by His Father. Dead, buried, and gone (John 18-19).

The burdens we carry and the impossibilities we face. Family, work, health, relationships, world affairs. Heavy burdens. Bondage . . .