Tagged: “resurrection”

What if…? Easter never happened

What if Christ had not risen from the dead? What if Easter never happened?  1 Corinthians 15:14-19 give us a glimpse of how empty life would be without the resurrection. If Christ is not risen, then we have an empty message. Preachers have nothing to say; there is no such thing as a gospel (good […]

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Easter Power

One Easter weekend, our church sent out hundreds of plastic eggs to help our neighbors consider their own existence. Inside, a simple message: “Is your life as empty as this egg?  Ever feel like you’ve got a shiny coat outside – but empty and void on the inside?  Come Sunday & learn why the Empty Tomb […]

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Go Ahead, Ask Me!

This is one of my favorite hymns because…well…HE LIVES! It’s not complicated folks. Jesus lives. He’s at the right hand of the Father, he’s in the world and he’s in our hearts. He is the one you give help to, the one that you serve and the person you visit.

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I Send YOU!

I LOVE Easter! It’s one of my favorite holidays. Between the chocolate bunny and the bright colors, how can someone not love Easter time? But interestingly enough for many, Easter’s meaning and importance goes no further than a Cadbury Egg! We are all guilty.

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He Lives

…Rev. Ackley was furious. “It’s a lie!”, he yelled at the radio. Later that morning, he preached about Christ’s resurrection with renewed fervor and passion, because he knew that the resurrection DID matter.

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James

Has something amazing ever happened to you, like you caught a ginormous fish or you actually saw Bigfoot, and when you told somebody, they didn’t believe you at all? Well, something like this happened with Jesus.

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Resurrection Power – Part 2

Some Christians have a supreme desire for money or things…some focus on living with ease and pleasure…some are consumed with ego and popularity. These are all temptations, but the Lord wants us to have a passion for Him and for His work!

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