“Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, but has risen.” The Easter Celebration.

He has risen (Luke 24:1-12).  This is the reason that we are celebrating today.  We are rejoicing in the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ for us.  Three days ago, on Friday, Christ died for your sins, being perfectly obedient to the Father and fulfilling all things.  He…

The Bible’s “Big Picture” as Seen on Good Friday

The Apostle John records (John 19:30): When Jesus had received the sour wine, he said, “It is finished,” and he bowed his head and gave up his spirit.  “It is finished.”  To understand what exactly is finished, you have to step-back and look at the entire arc of…

A Bridegroom of Blood – Reflections on Exodus 4

There is a strange incident recorded in Exodus 4: Yahweh said to Moses, “When you go back into Egypt, see that you do before Pharaoh all the wonders which I have put in your hand, but I will harden his heart and he will not let the people…