The Tomb is Empty…Jesus is Alive!

He is not here, He is risen, just as He said. Come and see the place where He lay!~Matthew 28:6 It's quiet here...take a seat. Soak it in! Pull out your Bible and read Matthew 28:1-7. Avoid rushing through it, but rather put yourself into the place of the two women who arrived at the …

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Understanding Passover, Unleavened Bread and First Fruits in Light of Crucifixion and Resurrection

As Christians, we will celebrate the most important day of the year this weekend: Resurrection Sunday.  Christ is risen, and if that were not true, Christianity would crumble.  We base our celebration on the Biblical accounts of Jesus’s death, burial and resurrection, which is succinctly wrapped up in this passage: For I delivered to you as of …

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A Look Back at Palm Sunday: The Day of His Visitation

Yesterday was Palm Sunday.  As we set our sights on Resurrection weekend (next weekend), it is important to know and understand the significance of Palm Sunday...the day Jesus rode into Jerusalem, setting the stage for the remainder of what we now know as Passion Week.  The week would culminate with Jesus being crucified and resurrected, marking …

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Through Jewish Eyes: Jesus and the Passover

Today at sundown, Jews around the world will commemorate Passover. If you know Jesus and you understand Jewish feasts, you know that Jesus is the fulfillment of each Jewish feast! While in captivity in Egypt, the blood of the lamb on the doorpost caused the death angel to "pass over" that home. The blood of …

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