Visual Bible Verse of the Day: Revelation 5:5 and a Male Lion. “Then one of the elders said to me, ‘Do not weep! Behold, the Lion of the tribe of Judah, the root of David, has triumphed to open the … Continue reading →
Luke 11:9-10 and a Path Through a Meadow, Hitchcock Nature Center, Iowa. “So I say to you, ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. For everyone who asks, receives; and … Continue reading →
Kayak at Turquoise Lake, San Isabel National Forest, Colorado and Luke 5:4. “And He got into one of the boats, which was Simon’s, and asked him to put out a little way from the land. And He sat down and … Continue reading →
Visual Bible Verse of the Day: Easter Cross and Luke 24:1-6a “But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they came to the tomb bringing the spices which they had prepared. And they found the stone rolled … Continue reading →
Matthew 27:59-60 and Three Crosses, Camp Luther, Colfax County, Nebraska.
“And Joseph took the body and wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, and laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn out in the rock; and he rolled a large stone against the entrance of the tomb and went away.” Matthew 27:59-60
Symbol of Redemption
In great sadness Joseph Arimathea and those who were with him took Jesus’s body down from the cross. The Jews of Jesus’s time looked at the cross with great fear and disdain. But God’s transforming power turned this instrument of torture and death into the greatest symbol of hope and redemption of all time. This Easter may you experience God’s transforming power.
Read all of Matthew 27.
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