When we begin to see the rest of creation as a commodity that we produce according to preset formulas that maximize our profits, we lose a piece of the image of God in our lives.
Waiting can be a difficult thing, especially when there is a job to be done.
The disciples of Jesus probably experienced their share of PTSD between the arrest of Jesus and His death.
Even as they sat with Jesus at the Last Supper, the disciples still demonstrated that they did not get the point of what the Kingdom of God was about.
As He entered the city, Jesus saw dark days ahead for Jerusalem. Their ways of war and rebellion would catch up to them again forty years in the future.