May 24, 2019

Tag - Easter

Through Jesus, Everything Has Become New

An ancient Jewish legend says that after God created the world, He asked all the angels what they thought of it, and one of them replied, “It’s truly wonderful, Lord—but one thing is lacking: the sound of praise to the Creator.” In response, the...

Christ is Risen! Alleluia!

Three women went to a tomb just outside the city limits of Jerusalem in the morning of the day after Jesus of Nazareth, at a place named Golgotha, had been horribly crucified as a criminal and his body buried in a nearby garden owned by a wealthy...

The Gardens Of The Lord

Regardless of the faith tradition we follow, or even if we do not follow any  faith as closely as we should, the Christian cannot miss praying on Easter Sunday. Easter is a profoundly spiritual day. It is a day of joy, beauty and hope. When the...

Our Gateway Into Eternal Paradise

Today we celebrate the glorious Easter event; the bodily Resurrection of Jesus from the dead! This is, by far, the most important event in Christianity. Everything else that was said or done by Christ and the apostles is secondary in importance to...

Christ Is Risen

Ernie Harwell, the beloved “Voice of the Tigers,” would open each new season of the Detroit Tigers baseball club by quoting these words, words taken from Bible’s Song of Solomon:  For, lo, the winter is past, The rain is over and gone; The flowers...

God Has Given Us Life

Something in us recoils at the thought of God putting Abraham to the test by asking him to sacrifice his only child and son, Isaac. What kind of a hard-hearted God would require such thing of Abraham who would fulfill God’s demand with Isaac who...

The Good News of Easter

Some years ago there was a Protestant minister in Great Britain—we’ll call him Rev. Holloway—who didn’t feel quite right; there was something wrong with his throat, and his right leg seemed to be dragging.  He went to his doctor, and after a series...