Lenten Season is Upon Us

The days between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday is known as Lent. In the same way that Advent season ignites our hearts with excitement at the expectation of Jesus’ birth, the Lenten season brings the somber reality of Christ’s suffering and death to the forefront of our minds – which gives way to the joy.. read more →

Passion Week: Day 7

Day 7 (The Resurrection): Read Luke 24:1-12. The resurrection account starts with women. It is interesting that God chose to reveal the resurrection first to these women. Culturally, women weren’t important, they were second class citizens. Women’s testimonies couldn’t be used in a court of law because they were women. And yet the story of the.. read more →

Passion Week: Day 6

Day 6: Read Luke 23:50-56. I’ve always tried to imagine what Saturday was like for Jesus’ disciples. Were they in shock, denial, despair, all of the above? Did any of them have hope for a resurrection, and if so, how did the others handle that? They must have felt lost, alone, even abandoned. They must.. read more →