“We are about to learn, for the first time as a generation, that Easter is not about…
A new dress.
A fancy hat.
A well-worded sermon.
A hyped-up music program.
Baskets of candy.
We are about to learn that Easter… or Resurrection Sunday…is about…
An empty tomb.
Life over death.
Victory over death.
Triumph over hell.
Crushing the grip of the grave.
Hope for tomorrow.
None of which require a single, solitary thing from the first list.
This year, Easter will be quiet, intimate communion with Jesus…and that’s okay.
May it change the way we look at Easter.
May it change the way we worship.
May it change the way we live our lives forever.”
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