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Easter Ain’t Over

It’s easy to get a little frustrated by Easter, isn’t it? Now I don’t mean Easter Sunday itself. The bright colours, the unbridled enthusiasm about Christ’s once-and-for-all (all time, and all people) victory over sin and death, the feasting, 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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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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