Preparing for Easter

Wendy and I are going to be in the Halifax area for Easter – guests of the city officers – so I have been pouring over the accounts of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John listening to the writers, noticing their context, trying to smell the aroma, sensing the emotions, attempting to detect the fear, the…

The Easter Dress

Rachel loves dresses and jewelry it would appear. And Grandma loves buying her special things. Here she is in Grand Falls with Susan’s parents over Easter – thanks Juanita for the photo of her in her dress! She’s as sweet as can be.    Grandma loved picking out this dress for Rachel

On the third day

But early ~ very early says Luke  ~ the women went to the tomb intent on paying their respects and assuming they needed to prepare the body of Jesus for burial according to Jewish custom. What they discovered was that there was no need for them to prepare for death. God had raised him from…