Jesus with Skin On

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?” John 11:25. Yeah, we’ve heard this before, probably this past weekend. We hear about the resurrection every Easter. […]

The Step Between: Our Resurrection Day

In this past month, a 51-year-old neighbor headed to heaven only nineteen days after being diagnosed with cancer. Another neighbor and friend headed to Miami for a cruise, ended up in the hospital, and was diagnosed with cancer. My 92-year-old mom went to the hospital with pneumonia; I am here with her now as I write […]

The Amazing Easter Morn

This Sunday is Easter, and I can’t help but talk about the day that changed it all—for you, for me, and for all mankind. Jesus ministry on the earth was wonderful. But when we think of how short it was—just three years—and how much it changed the history of all mankind, well, it’s more than […]

Easter Joy

“He is risen!” “He is risen, indeed,” I hear you say. Just days after the annual Easter celebration, my heart still rings with the songs of worship and joy, and my mind still ponders the reality of what happened two millennia ago. Again I am reminded that the resurrection was a really big deal! It’s […]