Tag archive: Good Friday

The Winter of Good Friday

The Winter of Good Friday

Good Friday reminds me a lot of Winter. It’s the deep dark days that you endure before the season of new life.   You would certainly describe Jesus’ death 2000 years ago as a time of Winter. His Heavenly Father lost a son His mother had lost a first born His siblings had lost a brother His friends had…

Good Friday – Experiencing Death

Good Friday - Experiencing Death

When you are so committed to your job it’s hard not to question yourself and your faith when that position falls apart. Matthew 27:45-56 Reference: “And when Jesus had cried out again in a loud voice, he gave up his spirit.” ‭‭Matthew‬ ‭27:50‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Explore: A friend of mine has just lost his job. He…

Good Friday 2013

Good Friday 2013

When it comes to God we are often like my boys – we always want more than we already have Mark 15:21-41 Reference: v.37 With a loud cry, Jesus breathed his last. (NIV Bible) Explore: My boys love cordial whereas I only ever drink water. If they have a choice of liquid they will always choose the sweetest…

Good Friday 2012

Good Friday 2012

On my wedding day I did not think that I could love Cameron any more than I did at that moment. Mark 15:1-47 Reference: v.31 In the same way the chief priests and the teachers of the law mocked him among themselves. “He saved others,” they said, “but he can’t save himself! (TNIV Bible) Explore:…

Good Friday 2011

There were a number of suggestions thrown around, but the final decision was to call this day “Black Saturday”. John 19:1-42 On Saturday February 7th, 2009, Victoria experienced the worst bushfires that Australia had ever known.  173 lives were taken, 5000 people were injured, 2,029 homes destroyed, thousands of animals died and 4,500 square kilometers…

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