Category Archives: Resurrection

“I SHALL RISE”

In Nederland, Colorado, they have a strange festival called, “Frozen Dead Guy Festival.”  It commemorates Bredo Morstoel, who had himself cryogenically frozen.  There are all kinds of events such as coffin races, a polar plunge, and snow sculptures.  The festival … Continue reading

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“A PERFECT ACT”

Mahatma Ghandi was not a Christian, although he admired Jesus in many ways. He saw the power of the doctrine of the resurrection. He once said, “A Man who was completely innocent, offered Himself as a sacrifice for the good … Continue reading

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“NOW IS THE TIME”

We are just days now from remembering our Savior’s death on the cross and then celebrating His resurrection.  This time of the year represents a strategic opportunity for Christians to tap into a receptiveness in unsaved people that is often … Continue reading

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“NOT BEFORE . . . NOT SINCE”

Dr. L. Nelson Bell was the father of Ruth Graham and a one-time editor of Christianity Today. Twenty years after he left China, someone interviewed a former patient who remembered that when she needed blood and none was available, he … Continue reading

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“GOOD FRIDAY”

There is a popular expression that is used to say that a person’s words or influence are felt beyond his death. We say something like, “His words speak to us from the grave”. Today is Good Friday and as we … Continue reading

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WHAT “DOES” MATTER

Chuck Lawless of our International Mission Board wrote this year’s Easter Sunday devotional for Open Windows magazine. In it he told about his first trip to the Holy Land. He said that more than anything he wanted to see the … Continue reading

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WILL YOU BELIEVE?

After the resurrection of Christ, Thomas said, “Unless I see in his hands the print of the nails…I will not believe.” Shortly afterward Jesus appeared and told Thomas, “Reach your finger here, and look at My hands.” (John 20:25-27) One … Continue reading

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