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Exploring Easter’s Treasures

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Title: Exploring Easter’s Treasures Artwork by: Zach Stuef (@stuefcreative)…

Remembering Easter And The Day I Lost My Dad

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“You must have wished this was just a cruel April Fool’s joke,” my father’s friend finally said to me, still in disbelief at the sight of the white coffin lying serenely in front of him

Palm Sunday To Easter Sunday

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Title: Palm Sunday To Easter Sunday Materials: Hand-lettering “The…

ODJ: April Fool

April Fool’s Day began in the late 16th century when the Gregorian calendar moved New Year’s Day from April 1 to January 1. Those who kept the old tradition were called fools, which began a new tradition of pulling pranks. A recent prank I’m aware of was the releasing of three pigs into a school building (but not before numbering them 1, 2, and 4). What a surprise for those looki

5 Reasons to Watch “Risen”

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I am not a fan of biblically inspired movies. Here’s why: More often than not, the plotlines deviate substantially from Bible narratives, all in the name of “creative liberty”.

Are There Superhumans In This World?

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A YouTube video titled “Stan Lee's Superhuman Super Samurai”…

Why I Started Thinking About The Resurrection

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I was having dinner with a good friend one evening, when she…

ODJ: God of the living

The Sadducees were more interested in politics than religion—accepting only the Pentateuch (the five books of Moses) as their Scripture. Being materialists in their thinking, they didn’t believe in angels, nor in the resurrection (Luke 20:27; Acts 23:8).
The Sadducees gave Jesus a hypothetical situation (Luke 20:28-32) involving levirate marriage—where the surviving brother of

ODB: Who Is This Man?

When Kelly Steinhaus visited Harvard Square to ask college students what they thought of Jesus, the answers were respectful of Him. One said He was “a person who took care of people.” Another said, “He sounds like a cool guy.” Others rejected Him outright: “He was just a guy. I don’t think He was the Savior.” And “I do not accept any faith system that says, ‘I am the only way to