Tag: Resurrection

Hope for Tomorrow.

“But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning;     great is your faithfulness. ‘The Lord is my portion,’ says my soul,     ‘therefore I will hope in him.’”  Lamentations 3:21-24 The Book of Lamentations,…

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Trust.

“In you, O Lord, do I take refuge;     let me never be put to shame;     in your righteousness deliver me! Incline your ear to me;     rescue me speedily! Be a rock of refuge for me,     a strong fortress to save me! For you are my rock and my fortress;     and for your name’s sake you…

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Illogical.

 “For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.  For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the discernment of the discerning I will thwart. Where is the one who is wise? Where…

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Vines and Roots.

“Let me sing now for my well-beloved A song of my beloved concerning His vineyard. My well-beloved had a vineyard on a fertile hill. He dug it all around, removed its stones, And planted it with the choicest vine. And He built a tower in the middle of it And also hewed out a wine…

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Crushed.

“‘He shall crush your head, And you shall bruise him on the heel.’” Genesis 3:15 After creating the world and everything in it in six days, God placed Adam and Eve in the midst of paradise—Eden—and gave them dominion to rule over all of creation.  Man and woman enjoyed direct communion with God in Eden…

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Empty.

“Peter, however, got up and ran to the tomb. When we stooped to look in, he saw it was empty; only the linen cloths that had covered His body remained. So he went home, amazed at what had happened.” Luke 24:12. When Christ’s body had been taken down off the cross, there was not enough time to…

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