“Death of Pretense”: An Easter Sermon

Preached at Trinity Baptist Church on April 8, 2012. Text:  Mark 16:1-8 I. Bible scholars are unclear as to the real ending of the Gospel of Mark.  If you look in your Bibles later this evening to catch up on some Easter reading, you’ll note that there are several “endings” to Mark 16. We areContinue reading ““Death of Pretense”: An Easter Sermon”

The legacy of the empty tomb

It has been a week since we celebrated Jesus’ resurrection from the tomb, and I am still wondering whether we have moved on to live out the Easter story beyond the graveyard.  Jesus overcame death and ascended to His Father, but in many ways we continue to keep him entombed by our very lives. AlthoughContinue reading “The legacy of the empty tomb”