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So I send you: mission

Commentary. Meanwhile the disciples, still reeling from the events of the last three days, gather in the upper room. In Matthew 28:8, Mary Magdalene’s reaction to the encounter with Jesus was “ 1,383 more words


Go to your room . . .

Reading: John 20:19-29
Many of the events of these days, and the days to come occurred in a room where all the disciples were gathered. It may have been the same room for every event, or three different rooms—we can’t know for sure. 854 more words


All The Difference In The World

He’s here…I mean flesh and blood here!

Risen. Alive.

It’s so good to have Him back.

Oh, he is definitely wearing scars–unpleasant reminders of the epic battle with unseen powers we all saw Him wage just a few days ago. 382 more words


So I send you: context

John 20:19-31 19 On the evening of that first day of the week, when the doors were locked, where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, “Peace be with you.” 20 When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side. 590 more words


Monday: Living in to the Easter Story

The women were terrified and bowed their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead?

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The Life-Charged Life

After Passover then what?

God is always moving forward, though He is already at the finish line. He is in His church carrying us there. So Passover has come and gone in 2014 but that was just the beginning. 1,254 more words

Here's the thing about a willing sacrifice

I know we’re celebrating the Glory today, and I’m loving it, but I’m still pondering the Death. I can’t get over a holy God choosing Death for me, for me, for me. 1,052 more words