how Easter knocked our socks off – and made us cry

- Easter Sunday 2022 at Hudson Memorial Presbyterian Church Again Jesus said, “Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you.” And with that he breathed on them and said, “Receive the Holy Spirit.John 20:21-22 - Rebekah and Derek Maul at church First, I love, love, love Easter Sunday. I love the spirit of …

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The Easter Imperative: “Roll up your sleeves and get to work!”

- the Garden Tomb: empty The women hurried away from the tomb, afraid yet filled with joy, and ran to tell his disciples. Suddenly Jesus met them. “Greetings,” he said. They came to him, clasped his feet and worshiped him. Then Jesus said to them, “Do not be afraid."Matthew 28:8-10 - gardening at Maul-Hall April …

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Because He Lives… how does the fact of resurrection impact your life?

Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?” - John 11:25-26 - Max sitting under the new Japanese Maple Traditionally, "Holy Saturday" is kind of a downer. Today is post-crucifixion, pre-resurrection. Rebekah …

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The risen Jesus calls us by name!

Jesus said to her, “Woman, why are you crying? Who are you looking for?” Thinking he was the gardener, she replied, “Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him and I will get him.” Jesus said to her, “Mary.” - John 20:15-16 She turned and said to him in Aramaic, “Rabboni” …

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