Archive for April, 2013

Its been nearly two weeks since Resurrection Sunday, but according to the traditional church calendar, it is only the second week of a seven week Easter Season. This season is a time to celebrate the resurrection of our Lord, new life, and new creation. It is no coincidence that this period on the Church calendar occurs during the time of the year where we see nature come to life.  Just this week, we have seen beautiful sunny skies, the Dogwood and Bradford pear trees bloom and the grass getting greener – and taller.

It is Spring. The cold gives way to warmth.  The ground is broken up and readied for planting. Dormant seeds come alive.
And Christ is risen. Alleluia! The Lord is Risen Indeed!


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