Prayer of Easter, Resurrection Day

Hallelujah! The Lord is Risen! Hallelujah! May the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with us this day.May this meal be blessed as we gather to celebrate together.May your love be shared amongst us as we enjoy the gift of fellowship.May we remember to offer grace and forgiveness that you have freely given us,And …

Easter resurrection – Happy Easter

Some people don’t believe that there is a resurrection.  They believe that once they have passed on from this life, there will be no other life in the future. They live, they die and memories of themselves will just fizzle away like as if they had never existed.  The Sadducees (who are different from Pharisees) …

The Out-From-Amongst Resurrected Jesus

In Philippians 3:10-11, Paul said something profound and he connects it to the resurrection. He said, “I want to know Christ--yes, to know the power of his resurrection and participation in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death, and so, somehow, attaining to the resurrection from the dead”. It seems like Paul is only …

The Post-Resurrected Jesus: raised in a physical body

It's the first Sunday of Easter.  Doubters of the resurrection may prefer to say that Jesus was only a spirit-being (like Casper the Friendly Ghost). By refusing to believe that Jesus was not raised from death in a physical body, one may conveniently avoid having to deal with a God who intervenes in human affairs.  …

A case for the resurrection of Jesus

Jesus is risen. That is why we as Christians celebrate Easter. But for more Christians are planted seeds of doubt these days.  Science may try to 'poke holes into the resurrected Jesus' [ 😉 above image], but it cannot completely disprove that Jesus' resurrection from death is impossible and unverifiable. Is the Christian faith based …