'easter' tagged posts

The Garden and a Cup

Today, almost 2,000 years ago Jesus and His disciples ate the Last Supper together and then went out to the Garden of Gethsemane. There Jesus wrestled in agony over the cup He was about to drink. As Easter approaches and we prepare to celebrate Good Friday, let us consider the events of Thursday and how […]

Why Does The Resurrection Matter?

This past Sunday Christians everywhere, all around the world, celebrated the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. Easter is the glorious day when we celebrate our risen Savior. In his sermon on Easter Sunday, Pastor Chris quoted from 1 Corinthians 15:17, 19 where Paul writes, “if Christ has not been raised, your faith is worthless; […]

The Passion Week – A Timeline

This is the week that we celebrate Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem, the Last Supper, Jesus’ arrest, trial, torture, execution, cruxificion, and resurrection. Some call it Holy Week, others call it the Passion Week. As Pastor Chris shared this past Sunday over 40% of the Gospels are dedicated to the events of this special week. I […]