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The Road to Easter – Because He Lives!

by Gerald Cory

“He is not here. He has RISEN! Just as he said.”  (Matthew 28:6; Mark 16:6; Luke 24:6) Sammy was a little boy born with Down syndrome who attended his third-grade Sunday School class faithfully each week. As you can expect, the other children didn’t readily accept Sammy because he seemed different. On Easter Sunday, their […]

The Road to Easter – Palm Sunday

by Gerald Cory

“Hosanna! Blessed is He who comes in the name of Lord” (John 12:13)) This is the first day of Holy Week, a time to reflect on the last week of Jesus’ life. Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey, among coats and palms to celebrate the Passover. As He did, the crowds cried out “Hosanna! […]

The Road to Easter – Who is Jesus?

by Gerald Cory

“Who do people say I am? Who do you say I am? (Mark 8:27, 29) Ask this question today – you’d get a myriad of answers. Many folks don’t know and quite a few don’t care. This world’s greatest need is for us as followers of Jesus to both know who he really is and […]

The Road to Easter – GETHSEMANE

by Gerald Cory

Then He said to them, “My soul is crushed with grief to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with me.” (Mark 14:34) Have you ever felt lonely? Have you ever felt as though your friends and family had abandoned you? Have you ever felt like you were misunderstood? Have you ever had […]