• April 2, 2018-The Tomb Was Empty

    By Mary Southerland— Today’s Truth He is not here; He has risen! (Luke 24:6, NIV). Friend to Friend The boys and girls in Mrs. Stephens’ fourth grade Sunday school class entered the room and quickly found their...

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  • Resurrect the Joy of Your Easter Celebrations!

    In the middle of life’s trials, celebrating Easter can feel like more of a burden than it was intended to be. “Resurrection Sunday” celebrations can be tough when we prepare to gather with difficult relatives or maybe...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Easter: Feast or Famine

    By Jennifer Cote− Making Real Food for the Holiday Eating dinner around the table is still a tradition in our house. I went to the trouble of cooking it, so we’re going to sit down and take...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • He Went Willingly and Peacefully

    By Carol Doyel – I often think about how Jesus remained silent while being accused and mocked by the crowds. I have a difficult time in my humanness imaging what it must have been like for our...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Easter Decorations

    Easter Sunday will be here before we know it! I finally got around to doing a  little Easter decorating this week. I only bought 2 new things at the Dollar Tree (some candy and plastic eggs), otherwise...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Finding Pause

    By Mona Shriver – Easter brings out the grumpiness within me. I recognize the inherent value of certain holidays, but the commercialism involved saddens me. So, this year I decided I needed to do something to change...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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  • Happy Easter… a blessed Passover

    My refrigerator is stuffed far more than usual as I await preparations for the Easter meal. Christopher and Miss M. will attend her church in the town where she lives and then drive here for our Easter...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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  • Woman, Why Do You Weep?

    By Lynn Mosher – In the chilly dampness of the early morning hours, the woman gropes her way through the dark city streets of Jerusalem. Carrying only a small oil lamp to light her way, Mary Magdalene...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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    The Sweet Lamb of Easter

    The essence of Easter can be captured in a colorful portrait of a springtime garden, a bouquet of fragrant lilies, or a brilliant sunrise over the sea. These vivid pictures mirror the great happiness believers experience, as...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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  • Why My Easter Memories Now Include Lent

    My Easter memories for the past fifteen years include memories of observing Lent. But I grew up in a church that didn’t observe Lent. I didn’t even know Lent involved fasting. Learning about Lent When my husband...

    • Posted 10 years ago
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