Tag Archives: resurrection

Good job?

I have to say, the job “Follower of Christ” is a hard one to sell. Just read Jesus’ words trying to get the apostles ready for what is coming when He’s gone. I know for me, the whole Resurrection thing … Continue reading

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Just when you thought it was over…

Part Eight of an eight-part series of reflections on Lent, Holy Week, and Easter As you have hopefully been able to see over these last several weeks, these days in Holy Week are filled to overflowing with activity, meaning, drama, … Continue reading

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Holy Saturday

  Today our waiting comes to an end. Christ will rise, and all the events of the last few days will be revealed for what they truly mean. See my reflections here and here for more on the events of … Continue reading

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Fresh Starts

    As we finish with our Easter celebrations, hopefully find all the eggs, and start to put away the decorations, we start to look forward to the future. It’s so easy to focus on one day. Lent leads to … Continue reading

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Lenten Study Opportunity

Are you looking for a way to deepen your Lenten experience? Do you want to understand Easter in a whole new way?   If you live in the Austin area, join me! We’ll dive into the stories of the days … Continue reading

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Receiving Peace

One of my favorite verses is when Jesus appears to the disciples after the Resurrection. They were locked in a room, fearing for their lives after Jesus’ death. Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, “Peace … Continue reading

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Hatred Carried

In my prayer this morning, I reflected on Jesus’ scourging at the pillar. It is the time when He is beaten in hopes that it would be enough to appease the crowds who want Him dead. I never like this one. … Continue reading

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Fishing Time

Have you ever been in one of those moments where you can’t believe what has just happened, and you’re not sure what could possibly be coming next? It’s part numb and part lost. The disciples had that after the resurrection. … Continue reading

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Fresh Eyes

  One of the best things about telling an old story to someone who hasn’t heard it before is being able to recapture the emotions and wonder within it. I got to tell the story of the two men walking … Continue reading

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Going In

  Holy Week starts in earnest tomorrow and is my favorite time in the church year. We spend three days walking in real time with Jesus from the Last Supper to the Resurrection. How many of us know that “Jesus died … Continue reading

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