Easter greets the Australian public by the end of January each year, regardless of the number of weeks until the actual day. Hot Cross buns, Easter eggs and the now famous Australian Easter Bilby, herald the coming of the first holiday break of the New Year. It also coincides with the start of the footy season and the encroaching coldness of winter.
Sadly, Easter has become a festival of chocolate for many rather than a time to remember the sacrifice Jesus Christ gave for us, that we may have eternal life. And while the excitement of Easter morning has been overshadowed by the traditional egg hunt, many of us wake up Easter morning to the cry ‘He is Risen,” acknowledging the empty tomb with a celebration of Christ’s resurrection.
Easter is a sacred and holy time. It provides an opportunity once again for every Christian to share their faith in Jesus Christ.
We pray you will enjoy the range of articles, messages and activities as you remember the importance of Easter this year.
A Hope Transfusion
Charles R. Swindoll
Easter and hope are synonymous.
The special day never arrives without its refreshing reminder that there is life beyond this one. True life. Eternal life. Glorious life. Those who live on what we might call the “outskirts of hope” need a transfusion. Easter gives it.
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Suddenly One Morning - Radio Theatre
Based on the story by Chuck Swindoll, Insight for Living presents an original Easter radio theater production, Suddenly One Morning.
Through the eyes of a Jerusalem shopkeeper, Zacharias, you'll hear the account of Jesus' crucifixion and resurrection as you've never heard it before. Listen closely and experience the coming of the Messiah as if you were there, in first-century Jerusalem, hearing the rumors, watching His ministry, and eventually coming face-to-face with the risen Savior. You will never be the same.
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Sunday to Sunday: A Pictorial Journey Through the Passion Week
by Insight for Living
With Sunday to Sunday: A Pictorial Journey Through the Passion Week you can remember the greatest act of love and grace history has ever known—as it unfolded day by day. This devotional will help encourage you to worship Him who died for you and to exalt Him who was raised so that you might live a life transformed.
As you flip through Sunday to Sunday: A Pictorial Journey Through the Passion Week, you will picture yourself back in time, perched on the edge of the week on which all of history still turns. Then, day by day, you’ll catch a glimpse of the geography and ponder the story behind each scene from Scripture. Experience the Passion Week like never before—in the place where it actually happened.
This book contains stirring photographs of Jerusalem, devotional instruction and reflection from Chuck and others, and scripture references to help you discover the passion and grace of Jesus Christ, Messiah.
(Soft cover book, )
Other books in this coffe-table, devotional book series:
PRKPB A Promise Kept: A Pictorial Journey of the Coming of Christ.
TYJPB Three Years With Jesus: A Pictorial Journey Through the Minsitry of Christ.
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Intimacy With the Almighty
by Insight for Living
Excellent Christian Living - Four Spiritual Disciplines for Cultivating Closeness with God - Discover the lifelong benefits of obeying 1 Timothy 4:7 to 'discipline yourself for the purpose of godliness'. If you're serious about becoming more deeply and intimately acquainted with God, you will find these four practices essential.
(Study guide, contains 4 studies)
01- Enjoying Intimacy with the Almighty - Selected Scriptures
02- Simplicity: Reordering Our Lives - Selected Scriptures
03- Silence and Solitude: Essentials for Intimacy - Selected Scriptures
04- Surrender: Intimacy Requires Letting Go - Selected Scriptures
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