The Passover Blood of the Cross

The Church I belong to (Life Changer’s – Century City) has been studying the Exodus story in their series ‘Move Again’, and I’ve come to see how the final plague of the Passover night was a foreshadow of Jesus on the Cross at the time we celebrate as Easter. The Passover is a beautiful illustration…

An Easter Passover Reflection

Every year, as I’ve tried to prepare my heart for Easter, God has always blessed me with a new revelation of His truth and this year He has focused me on the Jewish celebration of the Passover. This was celebrated the week before Easter and will finish on Easter Sunday. Passover celebrates the deliverance of…

From the Cross to the Tomb

You may think it strange that we call the day that our Lord Jesus was beaten, bruised and crucified a ‘Good’ day, but it’s because we already know the ending of the book.  We know that at the end we all live happily ever after.  As gruesome as Jesus’s death was, we can remember why…

A Sombre Easter

Unlike previous Easter celebrations which were happy and joyful occasions, this year proved to be a more sombre affair. As I shared the reasons why with my sister, I was surprised when she exclaimed how blessed I had been to be touched by God in such a profound way. On Good Friday, as I ate…

Easter Reflections

This past Easter, I was blessed to learn a few things that helped make this special holiday even more symbolic to me, than it already is.  Our church’s Good Friday service was about Jesus’s crown of thorns being the curse of sin that He bore upon Himself.  I had always thought they were just a…