Journey to the Cross: Day 6: Good Friday

Today, this Good Friday, the question on my heart, “Does Good Friday even matter to the Church anymore?” This may seem harsh…contrite…ridiculous…but is there any truth here? Has a celebration/remembrance of Good Friday become some unnecessary “religious” ritual?  Have we bought into this lie? Remember, this my friends…without the cross, without Jesus’ death, there is no resurrection.  There is no atonement for our sins.  There … Continue reading Journey to the Cross: Day 6: Good Friday

Maundy Thursday

Unfortunately, due to time constraints, I don’t have time to write my third post in our Holy Week discussion. I encourage us all to attend the special events surrounding Resurrection Sunday.  Please go to Maundy Thursday services.  If your church doesn’t offer one, find one that does.  If that doesn’t work for you, take some time today to think upon the Last Supper, the betrayal, … Continue reading Maundy Thursday

Holy Week: Day 6 (It’s Friday….but Sunday’s Coming)

I absolutely love this song. This morning I am putting everything aside and making a conscience effort to remember what happened today all those years ago; the sacrifice that was made and the price that was paid. I encourage you all to do the same. As a kid I never understood why this day was called “Good” Friday. Now that I am older, I get … Continue reading Holy Week: Day 6 (It’s Friday….but Sunday’s Coming)