Daily Archives: April 21, 2011

Resurrection and Symbolism

One of the important elements of the gospel resurrection accounts is that so much of the language reflects the glory of the resurrection. In Matthew’s gospel, there is a reference to the “first¬†day” (vs. 1); a clear reference to newness. … Continue reading

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Lenten Quote, Day 38

The cross of Christ which shines so brightly for the redeemed casts a dark shadow on the sin that defies God’s will. –James B. Funsten

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Maundy Thursday Confession of Sin

All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.¬†Isaiah 53:6 CONFESSION OF SIN Most merciful God, we confess that we have … Continue reading

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