A Burst of Springtime!

As we dig out from a blizzard here in Colorado I’m longing for the early signs of Spring I remember as a child. Each year in late February or early March my dad would come into the kitchen of our Tennessee home carrying long branches he had cut off the forsythia bush in our side […]

The Good News of Easter

This is how God showed his love among us: he sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.—1 John 4:9 How astounding it is that the good news of Easter is not just to bring us comfort when someone we love dies, or when we ourselves are preparing […]

Sunrise Hope at Easter

No wonder so many people love to attend Easter sunrise services. A sunrise represents hope, and so it is the perfect representation of the hope we find in the message of Easter. Few events can be counted on to occur day after day, but the rising of the sun is one of them. Even on […]