Fifty Days of Easter! What Would We Do?

Part 2 of series: Introduction to Eastertide: The Season of Easter In my last post, I shared my personal discovery of Eastertide, the fifty-day season of the Christian year set apart to celebrate the resurrection of Christ and its implications for our lives. I promised to explain a bit further how one might give Easter [Read More…]

Happy Easter! No, Really! Happy Easter!

Part 1 of series: Introduction to Eastertide: The Season of Easter No, I haven’t got my days mixed up. Yes, I do mean to wish you “Happy Easter!” You may be done with Easter Sunday services and Easter egg hunts. You may have put away your fancy new Easter dress and your bunny decorations. But [Read More…]

The Stations of the Cross – An Easter Postscript

An Easter Postscript Christ is risen! He is risen, indeed! So Christians have proclaimed for centuries on Easter morning and throughout the season of Easter, as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. During the fourteen days prior to Easter, I was reflecting on the Stations of the Cross in preparation for a deeper experience of [Read More…]

Resources for Lent, Holy Week, and Easter

The Seven Last Words of Christ: Reflections for Holy Week The Stations of the Cross: A Devotional Guide for Lent and Holy Week. Based on a new version of the Stations of the Cross, in which all stations represent passages in the Gospels. Includes the paintings by my wife, Linda Roberts. Why Did Jesus Have [Read More…]