Archive for April, 2019|Monthly archive page

For I Know the Plans I Have for You

Certain passages in the Bible are familiar to us because, over the years, they have been stitched into decorative pillows and turned into inspirational posters. But just because something is familiar doesn’t mean that we understand it. Let’s take some time to dig a little deeper into these verses – who knows, we might end up doing some cross-stitching of our own!

Jeremiah 29:4-14

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Easter Sunday 2019

On Easter morning we complete a sentence that was abandoned mid-thought on Good Friday. It’s a day when questions find their answers, and answers find themselves asking new questions. It may be just one day of the year, but it’s a day that sows its seeds of hope into all of our other days. Christ is risen! He is risen indeed!

Luke 24:1-49

 

Palm Sunday 2019

In the season of Lent, we prepare ourselves for the celebration of Easter by following in the footsteps of Jesus. The gospels are filled with powerful and uplifting stories, and yet right from the very start, Jesus’ life was pointed toward the Cross. Let’s start at the beginning of his journey and pay attention to what we might not have noticed before.

Luke 19:28-44

Friend, Your Sins are Forgiven

In the season of Lent, we prepare ourselves for the celebration of Easter by following in the footsteps of Jesus. The gospels are filled with powerful and uplifting stories, and yet right from the very start, Jesus’ life was pointed toward the Cross. Let’s start at the beginning of his journey and pay attention to what we might not have noticed before.

Luke 5:17-26