April Pastors Pondering

Happy Easter!

Resurrection is an unbelievable thing!  It defies logic.  It stands in opposition to that which we know for a fact.  When folks die, that’s it!

Even the first disciples felt this way.  The Gospel of John tells us that Simon Peter and one of the other disciples ran to the empty tomb on that first Easter morning, went inside and found the strips of linen lying where Jesus once lay.  John tells us that they “saw and believed” but “they still did not understand from Scripture that Jesus had to rise from the dead.”  Resurrection was tough to grasp!

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March Pastor’s Pondering

With the season of Lent taking us all the way through the month of March, I thought it would be a good time to explore a bit about what this season really means.  What does this time of reflection, repentance, and rededication to our Lord and our faith provide?  Why is it such an important part of our Spiritual Journeys?

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