All posts tagged: Resurrection

Imago Scriptura 30 – Free

At the core of Easter for me is a message about freedom. In the story we read in worship today from the Gospel of John, there is a setting free from the pre-conceptions that Mary and the disciples had about what was actually going to […]

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Imago Scriptura 27 – Promises

So I know this is a bit of a strange picture especially for what I’ll be writing about below. The other morning we were cutting up some strawberries for breakfast when we pulled this monster berry out of the container and there was a bit […]

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Imago Scriptura 26 – New

I shared with some friends the other day that it feels like the “Spring Light Switch” just got turned on this week. All of a sudden, its like the grass has gotten green. Flowers are blooming, birds are returning. I even cleaned out the garage […]

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Imago Scriptura 08 – Gathered

Several times in Genesis so far there has been a phrase that I think is just a beautiful phrase that we do not use much any longer. When Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob each die in Genesis (I’m in the middle of the telling of Jacob’s […]

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Imago Scriptura 04 – Scars

A few months ago, President Obama was heavily criticized when he gave a speech where he criticized some of the not-so-positive parts of Christian history. Here is the Washington Post’s article about it from last February. Personally, I didn’t find anything offensive about it – […]

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Imago Gospels – 39 – Sticks

Mark 16 Resurrection…life coming from death. I come to the end of the Gospel of Mark and essentially the end of our trip to South Africa. It was not planned exactly for this reason, but we ended our last full day in this beautiful country […]

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Imago Gospels – 24 – Shark

Matthew 28 Ok – so you may be thinking…what the ____ does a shark have to do with the resurrection appearance of Jesus? Well…hear me out…First, this is a pic I took this morning as we were shark cage diving in South Africa. If you […]

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Mark Photos – 9:30-32 – Tom

Mark 9:30-32 – Jesus Again Foretells His Death and Resurrection They went on from there and passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it; for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is to be betrayed into […]

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