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Black Saturday

How awful it must have been for Jesus’s disciples on the day after his death! Continue reading

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No Other Way

Thinking about the betrayal, the trials, the suffering, the sacrifice, the supreme love of God expressed in Christ… Continue reading

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On the Morn of Crucifixion

In the black shadows of the longest night,
when all of love and might seemed turned to naught,
it seemed that even angels dared not speak Continue reading

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Total Eclipse of the Sun

Turns out there might be a thing or two even more dramatic than a total eclipse of the sun… Continue reading

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Dark Changes

We’ve gone from eighty and sunny on Saturday to snow and freeze warnings on Monday… but that’s nothing compared to the changes in Jerusalem that took place in one week nearly two thousand years ago. Continue reading

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The Execution of Justice

He walked stone paths,
stooped and wrote in the dust of human flesh.
Friend of leper and harlot,
often caught in the wickedness of doing good
on the Sabbath.
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