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Apr 6, 2016

Seeing In the Dark

By |Apr 6, 2016|Christ, Devotionals, Encouragement, Holy Saturday, Light, Trials|0 Comments

The dark times of our lives tend to frighten us, because we cannot see what lies around us nor before us.  The darkness and the light are the same to our Lord (Ps 139:12).  We assume because it is dark that the Light of the World is somewhere else.  It is not so.  On Holy

Mar 25, 2016

Holy Saturday Remorse

By |Mar 25, 2016|Christ, Cross, Crucifixion, Death, Holy Saturday, Holy Week, Prayer, Redemption, Temptations|0 Comments

O Suffering Servant, we could not watch with You for one hour.  We left You alone in Your pain.  We slept while You prayed.  Your soul was in deep anguish.  We needed our rest.  Forgive us!  We had not yet discovered suffering love.  We forgot we were partners with You in this mission of hurting

Apr 3, 2015

Black Saturday

By |Apr 3, 2015|Christ, Devotionals, Encouragement, Holy Saturday, Holy Week, Hope, Suffering, Trials|0 Comments

He is dead.  Unbelievable.  He is in the tomb.  His Mother Mary and the other women, as well as the disciples, felt inexpressible anguish.  This was not a common death of someone they loved who died at a ripe old age.  This was one who had been torn from them in an awful unjust trial

Apr 18, 2014

Messiah’s Kingdom

By |Apr 18, 2014|Christ, Devotionals, Holy Saturday, Holy Week, Humility, Kingdom of God, Lent|0 Comments

The Kingdom of God is not about taking but giving.  It is not about climbing higher than your neighbor; it is about descending lower.  It not about being served but serving.  It is not about exalted places but lowly places.  It is about stepping to the back of the line.  It is coming down from

Mar 30, 2013

Holy Saturday

By |Mar 30, 2013|Devotionals, Encouragement, Holy Saturday, Holy Week, Perseverance|0 Comments

Jesus is entombed!  Buried!  Waiting for the Father to act.  Waiting for the Spirit to move.  Waiting for vindication.  The sealed stone is still there.  In your tomb you wonder if you will ever see sunshine again.  Hold on!  Someday He will send His angels to roll your stone away.  Darkness and death is not