See What a Morning

“See, what a morning, gloriously bright, With the dawning of hope in Jerusalem; Folded the grave-clothes, tomb filled with light, As the angels announce, “Christ is risen!” See God’s salvation plan, Wrought in love, borne in pain, paid in sacrifice, Fulfilled in Christ, the Man, For He lives: Christ is risen from the dead! Stuart Townsend Continue reading See What a Morning

Is Easter just Jesus’ ‘happily ever after’?

Is the resurrection of Jesus Christ nothing more than a fairy tale ending for a story of questionable historical accuracy? Or is it a new beginning, the chance for a new life, new purpose, new identity, new hope? For Christians, Easter is the moment in human history that changes everything. Come and find out a bit more this Easter Sunday at 9.15 (St Michael’s Hinton), … Continue reading Is Easter just Jesus’ ‘happily ever after’?

Verse of the day

[ The Resurrection of Christ ] Now, brothers and sisters, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand. For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third … Continue reading Verse of the day

Can we be Christ-like too?

An article by Tim Stanley from the Telegraph. Today is Good Friday, when Jesus died on the cross. Why is that good? Because he accepted it. Even though Jesus articulates human anguish (“Why have you forsaken me?”) and conflict (“If it be your will, let this cup pass from me.”), he willingly suffers the greatest pain and the deepest humiliation in order that mankind can see death conquered … Continue reading Can we be Christ-like too?