Stewardship

From Golgotha to Paradise

Cross - Bonnie

By Bonnie Fair They led Jesus outside the city gates of Jerusalem towards a hill called Golgotha, which means the place of the skull. Wearied and bloodied with a crown of thorns on His head, His feet painfully, slowly lifted…

Yes ~ Infinity

The Infinite Cemetery

By Rebekah Cook It began as a typical playground squabble. “Yes.” “No!” “Yes!” “No!” “Yes!” “NO!” “Yes, yes, yes!” “No, no, NO!” “YES infinity! So there.” Boy crosses obstinate arms, chin down, narrowed eyes boring laser-holes.  Girl perches sassy fingers…

The Key Word Is Reciprocity

teeter-totter

By Kristen Wells Reciprocity ~ a relation of mutual dependence or action or influence. When you think of God and His Son Jesus Christ and your relationship with Him, do you think of it as being reciprocal?  Is there mutual…

It Is Still Finished

gavel

by Robin Gilbert Luftig I love Resurrection Sunday.  I love walking into church and hearing the greeting, “He has risen,” being met with the response of, “He has risen, indeed!”  This event is what separates Christianity and all the other…

Blessed Redeemer

Empty grave - Rhea

The scene: And Jesus said, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do.  And parting his garments among them, they cast lots.  And the people stood beholding. And the rulers also scoffed at him, saying, “He saved others;…