Category Archives: Easter

Calvary’s Combatants and Easter’s Victory

First, a heartfelt disclaimer—I cannot reflect on the events we commemorate this week and find comments worthy of any of them. Human life’s core meaning, purpose, and value to God is encapsulated within these events. Together, they unveil the underlying … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Easter, Faith, Family, and Culture, Forgiveness, Insights, Right Side Up | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Where’s the Triumph?

The episode we’ve come to call ‘Palm Sunday’ will be celebrated by Christianity around the world this weekend. It’s an event full of profound implications, but with no public exhibition of miraculous supernatural power. There is no doubt that many … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Easter, Faith, Family, and Culture, Forgiveness, Insights | Tagged , , , | 9 Comments

The Golgotha Equation – An Exchange of Nothing

Do you ever think about the idea of ‘nothing’? Men apparently struggled in the early days about how to deal with it, especially when it came to numbers. The philosophical reality of nothing had always existed, but people debated about … Continue reading

Posted in Easter, Forgiveness, Holidays, Insights, Right Side Up | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

‘What About Easter?’ A Rhetorical Question?

There are times that bring a deep and compelling urge to say something profound—like when we first behold our newborn child, or when we gaze at some astounding natural phenomenon like the Grand Canyon for the first time, or when … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Easter, Faith, Family, and Culture, Forgiveness, Holidays, Insights, Wake Up Calls | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Triumph?

Jesus made a regular practice of doing extraordinary things, but not every lesson included something unusual. Sometimes He would deliver extraordinary messages without utilizing supernatural power. Sometimes he made profound statements by doing ordinary things in unexpected ways or at … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Easter, Faith, Family, and Culture, Holidays, Insights | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Lifeless Leftovers

In this culture the most awful details of human suffering and deprivation are graphically available to almost anyone at the click of a button.  I find myself relieved that God did not choose to expose every detail of the agonizing … Continue reading

Posted in Easter, Forgiveness, Holidays, Insights | 1 Comment