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Resurrection Sunday – GOOD NEWS!

[John 20-21] 1Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. 2So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out […]

Holy Saturday and Easter Egg Hunting

[Matthew 27:57-66]57As evening approached, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who had himself become a disciple of Jesus. 58Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus’ body, and Pilate ordered that it be given to him. 59Joseph took the body, wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, 60and placed it in his own […]

Good Friday

[Luke 22:47-23:49]47While he was still speaking a crowd came up, and the man who was called Judas, one of the Twelve, was leading them. He approached Jesus to kiss him, 48but Jesus asked him, “Judas, are you betraying the Son of Man with a kiss?” 49When Jesus’ followers saw what was going to happen, they […]

Maundy Thursday

Definition: Maundy (noun) “the ceremony of washing the feet of the poor, esp. commemorating Jesus’ washing of His disciples’ feet on Maundy Thursday” ( Etymology: Maundy“Middle English maunde ceremony of washing the feet of the poor on Maundy Thursday, from Anglo-French mandet, from Latin mandatum command; from Jesus’ words in John 13:34″ ([John 13]1It was […]

Spy Wednesday

[Matthew 26:1-16]1When Jesus had finished saying all these things, he said to his disciples, 2“As you know, the Passover is two days away—and the Son of Man will be handed over to be crucified.” 3Then the chief priests and the elders of the people assembled in the palace of the high priest, whose name was […]

Salvation Army Human Trafficking Community Forum

On Saturday, April 8, 2008 STOP-IT, the Salvation Army’s human trafficking program for Chicago, will be having community meeting in order to educate people about human trafficking as well as tell people how to fight it here in Chicago. Along with the STOP-IT team, special guest Dr. Michael Smith will be presenting as well. He […]