He is Not Here… Just as He Said!

Now the first day of the week Mary Magdalene went to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb.  Then she ran and came to Simon Peter, and…

The Hope of In-Between

The space suspended between that first Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday must have been a torturous waiting game. Scripture provides us with the details of the before and after, but not much is said about that in-between day. We know…

Thank God It’s Friday

By Katie Heid Good Friday” is a strange moniker for day which remembers the beating, torture, and crucifixion of God’s Son. If I combed through the Bible to label something good, I’d pick other events. Mary’s heartfelt “let it be…

Sabbath Sanctuary: Winter Into Spring

Snow.  Cold.  They just keep hanging around.  One day it’s warm, shining with the promise of spring, and the next day it’s winter putting up a fight till the end.  Sometimes, trials and wilderness seasons feel that way. Though it…

She Did What She Could, and You Can Too

By Katie Heid The idea of “Are you doing enough?” taunts me daily, and I know I’m not alone. There are days when the thoughts of “enough” rattle around my mind from the moment I wake up until after my head hits…