Category Archives: Easter

Holy Moly, It’s Holy Week!

Lent 2014 has passed much more quickly than I’m accustomed to, and I’m bragging, not complaining … I think. You see, in my relatively short Christian life, I’ve found Lent to be pretty difficult. It’s tough for me to keep … Continue reading

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The First Word

Last week, we talked about Amen, which is not only the last word in many of our prayers, it’s also the last word in the whole Bible. So in keeping with Jesus’ words about the last being first and the … Continue reading

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Breath

“She breathed on me! A dead person breathed on me!” When ‘80s tweenager Audrey Griswold (Dana Barron) shrieked that line in National Lampoon’s Vacation 30 years ago, it was both hilarious and absurd, because – obviously – dead people don’t … Continue reading

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We’re There Already?

It’s hard to believe, but Lent is over, and we’re already almost a week into Eastertide. The 4o Days of Lent are usually the longest six-week stretch of the year for me – and not only because it actually takes 46 days … Continue reading

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God Rose

Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed. Alleluia! The tomb is empty, the battle is won and the victory is His – and ours! As much as I love declaring those words on Easter Sunday, I’ve sometimes quietly wondered what … Continue reading

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40 Simple Truths

Behold, I am doing a new thing. That’s what God told His people in Isaiah 43:19 (NKVJ), and for the next 40 days, the Disciplehood Team is going to ‘go and do likewise.‘ (Luke 10:37) Who’s the ‘Disciplehood Team’, Baldy? … Continue reading

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Saving Grace (and Rob)

When I’m looking for insight into the great questions of human existence, I turn to Hollywood. What’s Heaven like? Ask Robin Williams. Why did Judas really betray Jesus? Ask Martin Scorsese. Predestination or free will? Ask Linda Hamilton and Arnold … Continue reading

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