Silence

Jesus, executed, dead, buried.

The disciples, scared, in hiding.

The gospels are mostly silent as to what happened on the Saturday after the crucifixion. Only Matthew mentions anything about this day. The high priest and the rest of the priests go to Pilate to get a guard for the tomb. They are worried that the disciples will steal Jesus’ body to fake a resurrection.

But other than that SILENCE.

The world waits. Everyone waits. We wait  for the resurrection and our justification. We wait for the resurrection of God’s son, Jesus. the Christ.

Tomorrow we will celebrate the most glorious day in all creation. Resurrection day.

He is risen.

He is risen indeed.

David

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About dwwork

The name of this blog is taken from 1 Peter 3:13 - “always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, keeping a clear conscience. This verse became special to me over ten years ago when I was asked to teach an adult Sunday school class on Christian apologetics. This interest grew over the years to the point that I took some graduate level classes in apologetics. I think the best way to be prepared to give and answer to everyone who asks is to know scripture. It is my hope that through these short devotionals the reader will become more familiar with each verse. I have tried when possible to make them personal hoping in some small way to show that God’s word written over two thousand years ago is still relevant today. In the writing of these short devotionals I have been able to better understand how God’s word impacts my life. It is my hope that you too will come closer to our Lord Jesus and develop a closer relationship with Him. Finally, if the reader finds anything in conflict with scripture please let me know. God’s word is the final authority always overrules anything I might write. David
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