Seeing Is Believing

April 23, 2017 – 2nd Sunday of Easter/John 20:19-31 How obvious Easter seems to us!  The stone rolled away, the empty tomb, the abandoned grave clothes.  Alleluia! we sing.  We adorn our sanctuaries with lilies.  We drape our crosses with white linen and fresh flowers.  We celebrate the morning with trumpet blast and loud choral… Read More Seeing Is Believing

Is It True?

Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017/John 20:1-18 Do you remember the first time you heard the story? Matthew and Luke each have a slightly different account, but the bare bones are still the same.  Early in the morning, before daybreak, before the sun has even peeked over the horizon, some one or group of disciples make… Read More Is It True?