Tag Archives: Easter

To Lent or Not to Lent?

I grew up in a Baptist tradition which did not recognize Lent. After all, “Lent” is not a Biblical term and Baptists try to remain true to the Word of God. Who made it up and what does it mean? … Continue reading

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Easter is Coming! Hallelujah!

Easter sermon, 2014, by Rector Mark Leach at Trinity Anglican Church, Streetsville, Ontario, Canada: The world is full of suffering and death. How do you find happiness in the midst of all this? After millenniums, we have not figured out … Continue reading

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I Am Admitting Something Which May Make You Angry

  I always have trouble with this time of year:  Lent, Good Friday. . .   I do not want to deal with the deep visceral effect to myself from reflecting on the physical, emotional, and spiritual sufferings of Jesus.  I … Continue reading

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Celebrating Easter

(Easter Sunday, 1956) When we contemplate Easter, what are our thoughts as Christians?  First and foremost, is the miraculous resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  And to celebrate that epitome of our faith, humans have devised various symbols … Continue reading

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