I spent my day yesterday celebrating Easter. The day started by spending the morning at church, celebrating the resurrection with six services. Then Alycia and I spent the afternoon and evening celebrating with our families.
I love Easter. Easter points us to the reality that everything changed when Jesus rose from the grave. The universe was one way when Jesus was in the tomb and it was entirely different when the tomb was empty.
Jesus destroyed sin.
Jesus destroyed death.
Jesus destroyed darkness.
The universe changed because of what Jesus did. And now, just as the universe has changed, we can be changed as well.
How we respond to the universe-altering reality of the resurrection, though, will impact how much we change. Continue reading