How Peter Would Have Reacted to the Empty Tomb… by Decade

As Easter is upon us, I thought about what Peter, who ran this far to the tomb after hearing Jesus was no longer in it, would say if it were recent decades. With mixed feelings of confusion, doubt, and maybe excitement and wonder, here are a few guesses for each decade. 1950s… 1960s… 1970s… 1980s…Continue reading “How Peter Would Have Reacted to the Empty Tomb… by Decade”

“Because He Lives” – unforgettable worship Easter 2020

Do any of y’all remember this song from the old hymnal days?  The song was written by Bill and Gloria Gaither back in the 70s. As a young child in the 80s, this song was part of my Baptist church upbringing. In fact, one church I attended would sing this song every Sunday to endContinue reading ““Because He Lives” – unforgettable worship Easter 2020″

Jesus, The Risen 1k -aka- The Empty Tomb Trot (3 years running)

Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb,Continue reading “Jesus, The Risen 1k -aka- The Empty Tomb Trot (3 years running)”

Jesus, The Risen 1k – a short run/walk

You’ve heard of, and probably participated in, a 5k run, or a 10k… well, this one is much shorter than any of those… but first, happy Easter! This whole idea of running a 1k is to remember and symbolize the same distance Jesus’s disciples Peter and John ran the day they heard Jesus was no longerContinue reading “Jesus, The Risen 1k – a short run/walk”