Easter Sunday, April 8th

Word: Read John 20:1-28 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 […]

Holy Saturday, April 7th

Word: Read Leviticus 16. Leviticus 161 The LORD spoke to Moses after the death of the two sons of Aaron who died when they approached the LORD. 2 The LORD said to Moses: “Tell your brother Aaron not to come whenever he chooses into the Most Holy Place behind the curtain in front of the […]

Good Friday, April 6th

Word: Read John 19 and Exodus 12. John 191Then Pilate took Jesus and had him flogged. 2The soldiers twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on his head. They clothed him in a purple robe 3and went up to him again and again, saying, “Hail, king of the Jews!” And they struck him […]

Maundy Thursday, April 5th

Word: Read John 18. 1When he had finished praying, Jesus left with his disciples and crossed the Kidron Valley. On the other side there was an olive grove, and he and his disciples went into it.2Now Judas, who betrayed him, knew the place, because Jesus had often met there with his disciples. 3So Judas came […]

Wednesday, April 4th

Word: Read John 17. 1After Jesus said this, he looked toward heaven and prayed: “Father, the time has come. Glorify your Son, that your Son may glorify you. 2For you granted him authority over all people that he might give eternal life to all those you have given him. 3Now this is eternal life: that […]

Tuesday, April 3rd

Word: Read John 13:1-15. Jesus spent much time teaching the disciples the last week of His life. In this passage He teaches servanthood to them, and to us. 1It was just before the Passover Feast. Jesus knew that the time had come for him to leave this world and go to the Father. Having loved […]

Holy Week Devotions 2007

Holy Week is a time when Christians celebrate the last days, death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ. Holy Week starts on Palm Sunday and goes on through Maundy Thursday (Last Supper), Good Friday (Death of Christ), Holy Saturday (Christ in the tomb) and ends on Easter Sunday (the day of Christ’s Resurrection). The following devotions—prepared […]

Children of God

Galatians 4:1-7 1What I am saying is that as long as the heir is a child, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate. 2He is subject to guardians and trustees until the time set by his father. 3So also, when we were children, we were in slavery under the […]