“If there is no resurrection of the dead, then not even Christ has been raised. And if Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless and so is your faith” (1 Corinthians 15:13-14 NIV).
“And they said to one another, ‘Did not our heart burn within us while He talked with us on the road, and while He opened the Scriptures to us?’” (Luke 24:32).
A HYMN OF GLORY LET US SING (Fourth IN A SERIES)
EasterWhat terrified thoughts and emotions might well torture the mind and grip the heart of an unbeliever facing imminent death! While still in good health and favorable circumstances, some unbelievers—if Read More
“. . . just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life” (Romans 6:4).
EASTERis indeed a joyful time of the year as we celebrate the anniversary of our Savior’s resurrection. He who died for us rose Read More
"Now Christ has risen from the dead and has become the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep" (1 Corinthians 15:20).
Three important festivals came together at the time of the Passover, therefore also at the time of Jesus’ death and resurrection. All three have great significance for our salvation—significance that we do not Read More
The early hours of that first Easter morning found people in various conditions.Most of Jerusalem slept soundly, while their religious leaders may have had satisfied smiles on their faces. But fear, shock, and confusion permeated the hearts of the Lord’s disciples. They were stupefied and in mourning because of His death. None of them Read More
“Pastor, I don’t know; I just don’t know,”the elderly congregation member told me as I sat down for a visit. I had heard it before. This long-time believer had plenty of time to think in the nursing home, and he carried a great deal on his Read More
On that first Easter morning the soldiers guarding Jesus’ tomb saw the angel come and roll away the stone, but they squandered the opportunity to be powerful witnesses and took the bribe to remain silent.
“You are witnesses of these things.” Read More