THE LORD IS RISEN! He is Risen indeed, Alleluia!
How wonderful it must have been for Mary to see Jesus and know that he had come alive! On Easter Sunday morning, after Mary of Magdala sees that the stone has been removed from the entrance of the tomb, she runs to tell Peter and the Beloved Disciple. They run to see that the tomb is empty. Jesus is alive! One can only imagine their excitement.
Easter is the most important festival in the Christian calendar but I wonder how many of you will wake up on Easter day to find that they had got an Easter Egg, or how many you will give away? Indeed, some churches are preparing to give away Easter Eggs. But ever wondered why we give eggs at Easter, why do people decorate hard-boiled eggs, and go egg rolling? Why an egg at all? And what’s so important about eggs at Easter? [Read more…] about April 2018