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...
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