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Easter Sunday

A Poem For Easter

Article

Like a blade of grass pushing up stubbornly through the sidewalk.orLike the butterfly emerging from the tomb-like chrysalis.But much more.  

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Blessing Others With Easter Baskets

Article

A few years ago, we made Easter baskets for teen residents of a children's home. Rather than putting items in a traditional basket, we used baseball caps. We filled the caps with common items used by teens.

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Celebration and Thanksgiving on Easter Sunday Morning:  A Pastoral Prayer

Liturgy

God of us all,
We give you thanks for your love, your grace, and your power
on this blessed Resurrection morning! 

Celebration and Thanksgiving on Easter Sunday Morning:  A Pastoral Prayer »

Easter Is Coming!

Article

Remind children that Easter is really about the sacrifice Jesus made for each one of us. 

Easter Is Coming! »

Easter Sunday

Article

What is Easter anyway?

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I Have Seen the Lord

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This account of the Easter story comes from John. Matthew's account emphasizes that an earthquake rolled the stone away. The other two gospels spend more time with the disciples' reactions, but John helps us spend time with Mary at the tomb as she encounters her own emptiness and ours.  

I Have Seen the Lord »

Sharing Easter with Your Children

Article

Easter is the key experience of the Christian faith. Do you believe that? After all, we are Easter people. Yet we often find it difficult to talk with children about Easter. 

Sharing Easter with Your Children »

The Great Vigil of Easter

Article

Alleluia, Christ is risen!The Lord is risen indeed, Alleluia!  

The Great Vigil of Easter »

Chuck Knows Easter

Video

GBOD's folksy philosopher and star of Chuck Knows Church talks about the significance of Easter lilies.

Chuck Knows Easter »