Jo Len Everhart (Idaho)
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Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is not here; he has risen! - Luke 24:5-6 (NIV)
When we look at the first Easter, we see that everyone except Jesus had expectations that were not fulfilled. Peter expected to remain loyal to Jesus. King Herod expected Jesus to perform a miracle. Pilate expected the mob to free Jesus rather than Barabbas. (See Luke 22–23.) The Jewish leaders...
I live by faith, not by sight. (See 2 Cor. 5:7.)
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I could not have found The Upper Room Moments of Prayer (on Facebook Live) sooner. For it is during these moments of centering spiritual practices, meditating on the words of scripture, praying with and for the world, that I find moments of transcendence, hear whispers of peace and hope, see glimpses of truth and justice, behold visions of love and beauty amid all the stark realities that are around me.”