Resurrection day

John Collins Ministries

From John Collins, Evangelist:

“But the angel answered and said to the women, ‘Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified.  He is not here; for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.’” Matthew 28:5-6 (NKJV).

What makes Christianity so special? Jesus! He was crucified and He was resurrected, seen by hundreds of witnesses and left His ministry in the hands of His apostles to take to the masses and tell of the miracle of His death and His rise from that death into life. Jesus is the Son of God. Jesus died for the sins of this world and was resurrected from death into life as the proof of the gospel and good news. This is what is celebrated with eggs and chocolate. This is what is celebrated with bunnies and ham. This is what has…

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With Their Churches Burned, Here’s How Christians in Louisiana and Paris Plan on Celebrating Resurrection Sunday

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Greater Union Baptist Church Pastor Harry Richard stands for a portrait in front of the ruins of his former church building in Opelousas, Louisiana on April 10, 2019. The church burned on April 2, one of three in St. Landry Parish that burned down in less than two weeks. (Edmund D. Fountain for CNN)

As Pastor Harry Richard watched the flames consume Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral on Tuesday, his soul swirled with emotions.

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John 12:01-19, “The Triumphal Entry in the Shadow of the Cross”

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Palm Sunday, 14 April 2019

palm sunday images crosses. TODAY is PALM SUNDAY, let's go to church and hear the words of God. Holy Week na so repent from our sins. May he forgive us. God bless us all.

TEXT: John 12:1-19

ESV Six days before the Passover, Jesus therefore came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. 2 So they gave a dinner for him there. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those reclining with him at table. 3 Mary therefore took a pound of expensive ointment made from pure nard, and anointed the feet of Jesus and wiped his feet with her hair. The house was filled with the fragrance of the perfume. 4 But Judas Iscariot, one of his disciples (he who was about to betray him), said, 5 “Why was this ointment not sold for three hundred denarii and given to the poor?” 6 He said this, not because he cared about the poor, but because he was a thief, and having charge of the moneybag he used to help himself to what was…

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