Posts Tagged 'Easter'

Valuable Insight from The Empty Tomb

Valuable Insight from The Empty Tomb

Luke 24:2-3 (KJB) And they found the stone rolled away from the sepulchre. 3 And they entered in, and found not the body of the Lord Jesus.

We are only going to spend a brief amount of time here because Jesus Christ did not spend a great amount of time in His tomb.His disciples did not remain here long upon finding it empty this early morning on the third day.

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Liberty Eternally Secured

April 16th, 2017

Liberty Eternally Secured

Acts 12:4 (KJB)   And when he had apprehended him, he put him in prison, and delivered him to four quaternions of soldiers to keep him; intending after Easter to bring him forth to the people.

This verse is the only time that the word “Easter” appears in the Bible.

This verse is about the arrest of Peter who, the Bible says, was guarded in his cell by a quaternion (four) soldiers.  This is a confinement with the highest ...

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One Word Can Make a Vast Difference

April 10th 2016

One Word Can Make a Vast Difference

And because he saw it pleased the Jews, he proceeded further to take Peter also. (Then were the days of unleavened bread.) And when he had apprehended him, he put him in prison, and delivered him to four quaternions of soldiers to keep him; intending after Easter to bring him forth to the people. (Acts 12:3-4 KJV)

This verse is speaking about the imprisonment of Peter for preaching the gospel in the times ...

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Yes! He is Risen!

Peter and John were likely quite astonished at what they heard with their ears coming from the reliable firsthand witness of Mary who had risen early in the morning and arrived at the tomb of Jesus Christ to find it empty and Jesus Christ up and about alive!

When told of this incredible event both men, the Apostle John and Peter, instantly took off running towards the burial cave of Jesus Christ to see for themselves exactly what had taken place.  ...

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Are You a Clandestine Disciple of Christ?

The Bible tells us that Joseph of Arimathaea was a lawyer and speculation is strong that perhaps he was also a member of the Sanhedrin Court.  He was further described as “an honorable counselor…” in Mark 15:43.  Joseph was a lawyer and perhaps a clandestine follower of Jesus Christ who chose to parade in secret of darkness in support of Truth.  

Was he a Disciple of Christ by night who was living and speaking a double standard in life by daylight hours among pharisees?  It ...

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Honoring God on Holy Days


Paul is addressing fact in this scripture verse that observing a specific day for a biblical holiday, like Easter or Christmas, is not the most important thing to consider when viewing a special day through the holy lens of God.

The Bible does not clearly identify the exact date of the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Nor do we celebrate it today on the precise date it occurred.  The Jewish day began at sunset and our modern day begins ...

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