God bless you and may you have a very fruitful and holy Good Friday. Maundy Thursday has several different other names including Holy Thursday, Covenant Thursday, Great Thursday, Thursday of Mysteries, and Sheer Thursday.
The first Sunrise Service in the history of Easter, was celebrated in Hernhut, Germany, in 1732.
Pastor Reddy said: "For the last two months our Sunday Class students had been preparing for this day".
Fayemi said Easter symbolises sacrifice and service to God and humanity and urged Nigerians to emulate the life of Jesus Christ who laid down his life for mankind.
You can mock Jesus like the Roman soldiers in Luke 23:11, "And Herod with his men of war set him at nought, and mocked him, and arrayed him in a gorgeous robe, and sent him again to Pilate". The best news about Jesus' free gift is that we don't have to work for it or pay for it.
With the season of Lent coming to a close, local pastors are preparing messages of God's love through the story of Jesus Christ's resurrection to share with churchgoers Easter Sunday.
That's because Holy Saturday isn't just the day before Easter. We don't do things much differently on Easter than we would any other Sunday throughout the year.
The suffering, death and resurrection of Jesus offers us great hope as we face the challenges of life today.
In the Christian faith, this is a symbolic walk that Jesus took during his last three days on Earth in his human body that led to his crucifixion and resurrection. Many people eat dinner with family as a way to spend time with family on this day.
Death is, in some degree, frightening for everyone, simply because we have never done it.
This message of the resurrection and repentance from sin was preached 50 days later in Jerusalem. People, especially children involve in finding the hidden eggs more actively.
The Easter events certainly give Jesus credibility, making him a compelling figure and someone well worth investigating. The Easter Egg actually symbolizes new life, and Jesus started his new life after he came back from the dead.
Shafer will tell his church members to try to imagine what it was like going to the tomb and discovering that it was empty.
You need to decide which side you are on. Eating meat means eating flesh and Jesus gave his flesh when he died for our sins. Decorate your Facebook account with cool Happy Easter Timeline Images and also download Happy Easter fb pics.
First Thessalonians 4:13-18 was written by a man who once hated and disbelieved in Jesus.