Christians light candles to mark Easter

The 10th annual Way of the Cross was held in Montgomery's downtown Friday

The 10th annual Way of the Cross was held in Montgomery's downtown Friday

As the blessed palm leaves can not be discarded as trash, the Catholic Church incinerates them to create the ashes used to mark foreheads during the Ash Wednesday observances, the following year.

Fullwood said he will preach on Christ's resurrection as the "ultimate comeback". "We're a new creation; we're a brand new people in Christ".

Thanks mom for making me grow valuing this special day that Jesus resurrected back to life.

Easter should be a happy holiday, it should be a holiday where we all forget our worries and Easter good wishes will just do the trick.

In observance of Good Friday and in celebration of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ, we offer this brief focus on an eternal message. It means to get up from lying, sitting or kneeling, and Jesus does more than that: He rises from the tomb. He said to them, "Do not be amazed!"

Although many people know plenty about Good Friday and Easter Sunday, but not so many people know what happened on Holy Saturday.

"Though we have been rated by the United Nation Human Development Index as one of the least developed nations on earth with high crime rates, corruption, and highest infant mortality rate and law and order issues in the our cities and towns". In 325 A.D. Roman Emperor Constantine gathered 300 church leaders from several countries to have a meeting in Nicaea (in Turkey). Jesus declared to his Apostles, "Because I live, you also will live". To experience salvation, come to Jesus, repent and forsake sin. The power of God shows itself to be much stronger than the power of the grave.

"We had a lot of people out there". The angel goes on to say, "Remember how he told you, while he was still in Galilee, that the Son of Man must be handed over. and be crucified, and on the third day rise again" (Luke 24:6).

The resurrection is the demonstrated power of God in Christ and fills every believer with the hope that death does not have the final say.

He said he has congregation members who are dealing with tough times right now, whether it's caring for an ill family member, raising children or grieving the loss of someone. In an instant, he leaves the gloomy haunts of sadness and knows himself to be among the others who would bear witness to the Resurrection. His sermon at The River New Heights is titled, "Follow Me Home to Hope".

Jesus' good news is simple: (a) God is father-mother of us all; (b) We can all live as sisters, brothers, friends in a god-gifted world; (c) True happiness lies in sacrificing our own conveniences for the welfare of others. Our only response is to believe and by the words of our mouth receive by faith all that Jesus paid for us.

Biery will deliver his "No foolin'" sermon during 9 and 11 a.m. worship services Sunday. It was during the Last Supper that Christ instituted the Eucharist also known today as the holy mass-a Christian service, ceremony, or sacrament celebrating the Last Supper, in which bread and wine are consecrated and consumed.

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