This is what Easter has to mean. Please pray for the Peace of South Africa

My heart is heavy this morning. It’s Easter morning. I know the Resurrection is real, because I know the power in my own life. But this morning, I need the Resurrection–and therefore the possibility of new life–to be real for the nation of South Africa. My heartland. I woke up to reading this post by […]

He Died Right into It. (Thankful & extreme thoughts on Good Friday.)

Good Friday. We enter into the darkest place of death. The blackest, most hidden corner of our human souls. The most horrific stories on the earth. But, even still, we enter this story as bystanders—spectators. We watch as one man enters the scope and finality of Death—stretched over history and future—and dies right into it. […]

A Thought for Good Friday: In My Place

A devotional thought I wrote for Easter on Thoughts About God: In my Place. Good. Friday. Indeed.

Don't give up before Easter

Thanks to Wes Roberts, I read this piece from the good people at abbotsford.org.uk last night. These words are a beautiful reminder to stay with the Suffering One this week on this journey through the darkness: Don’t give up before Easter. We have come so far. Don’t give up before we get there. This is […]