Baking Rolls and Lighting Candles: Reflections on His Resurrection the Night Before Easter

This day will begin with it and end with it in our house.  In the midst of baking cheesecake and marinating chicken my mind keeps going there… To the empty tomb. To the burial cloth lying there – lifeless and in a heap.  The face cloth neatly folded and off to the side because in … Continue reading Baking Rolls and Lighting Candles: Reflections on His Resurrection the Night Before Easter

Planting a Resurrection Garden: Our Story Told in it’s Roots

I never thought of it until today.  Our story of redemption, the perfect begining, the hard fall, the surrender unto death and sweating of blood, the raising and the telling of the good news to Mary… All of it was unearthed in the garden. Our life, our story is clothed in dirt.  Our very creation … Continue reading Planting a Resurrection Garden: Our Story Told in it’s Roots