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The “Good” in Good Friday

David Mathis at Desiring God shares on why there is the "good" in Good Friday--the day that Jesus died: God was at work, doing his greatest good in our most horrible evil. Over and in and beneath the spiraling evil of Judas, the Jewish leaders, Pilate, the people, and all forgiven sinners, God’s hand is… Continue reading The “Good” in Good Friday

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Easter Happenings

Here is what we have coming up for Easter / Resurrection weekend: Good Friday Service (04.14) At 7pm on Friday we will gather with the other churches of the Adrian Ministerial Alliance for our annual Good Friday service at Victory Assembly of God. Come and join us for a time of remembering Jesus' sacrifice through… Continue reading Easter Happenings

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An Unusual Victory

On the seventh day they rose early, at the dawn of day, and marched around the city in the same manner seven times. It was only on that day that they marched seven times. And at the seventh time, when the priests had blown the trumpets, Joshua said to the people, “Shout for the Lord… Continue reading An Unusual Victory

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The Cross and the Empty Grave (a meditation for Good Friday and Easter)

…that I may know him and the power of his resurrection, and may share his sufferings, becoming like him in his death. ~ Paul, Philippians 3:10 At the heart of Christianity is a cross and an empty grave. Everything else centers around these two experiences of Jesus. The cross was the aim of Jesus’ time… Continue reading The Cross and the Empty Grave (a meditation for Good Friday and Easter)