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The Easter Story

The Easter Story
Brian Wildsmith
Eerdmans, 1993

We’ve recommended a couple of Brian Wildsmith’s other books already here at Aslan’s Library, and since each contains a pretty straightforward retelling of a biblical story, that tells you something about the beauty of his artwork. 257 more words

Age 4-9

Jesus - The one who does not meet our expectations

St Michael’s and St Barnabas 29th March (Palm Sunday)

Readings – Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 19:28-38

I want you to imagine for a moment that you have gone down to watch your favourite team. 1,866 more words

Lent & Easter

Opening the Door

Handy as your re-purposed refrigerator might be, heart-warming and comforting as that pastiche of schedules and memorabilia tacked to the fridge-front surely is, for most people, it’s what’s inside that counts. 1,171 more words


A question of faith . . .

The children in my class were having a lesson yesterday on the meaning of Easter.  What we remember and celebrate on which days, and why?  One of them asked how we knew it was true?  274 more words

Daily Life

The Longest Night

The Longest Night: A Passover Story
Laurel Snyder and Catia Chien
Schwartz & Wade, 2013

Easter is coming soon – my children may or may not be counting down the days until our fasting from sweets ends! 351 more words


Prayer Guide: Hourly Scriptures and Prayers for Good Friday

It’s a long standing practice for many Christians to pray from 9am-3pm on Good Friday as they remember the six hours Jesus spent on the cross. 1,261 more words


Opening Prayer for Palm Sunday

Blessed are you, O Lord our God,
King of the Universe,
In Jesus Christ you rule and reign,
not as a tyrant, but as a humble servant… 78 more words

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