New life? New beginnings? Spring coming after winter? Light after the darkness? Life after death? Bunnies? Eggs?
As a holiday, Easter seems nice, comfortable, and heart-warming. But in the story of that first Easter, we are met with skepticism, followed by absolute terror, followed by incredible joy. N.T. Wright put’s it this way: “Easter warms our hearts precisely because it isn’t about warming hearts!” Those early witnesses were never the same. They lived and died proclaiming the Easter message… And that message is still a game-changer for people all over the world today. Come find out why on Sunday!