What, me, witness? What, you want me to testify? Yes, we do....and so does Jesus! But because this can seem like a big job, Jesus also gives us some help...the Holy Spirit. Listen and find out how that works!
Gospel reading: John 15:26-27, Acts 2: 1-21
What is our relationship to Jesus? In the last meal Jesus would eat with the disciples before his death on the cross, Jesus tells them that he considers them his friends. So, too, we who follow Jesus are called his friends. What does that mean for our life in the Christian faith?
Gospel reading: John 15:4-17
The surprise of Easter is that Jesus is alive, resurrected from the dead! Jesus' best friends are amazed--and yet, have some questions and wonderings about this. How about you? What do you wonder about? Jesus doesn't scold the disciples for their questions, but patiently invites them to watch and see.
Gospel reading: Luke 24:36b-48
Ever felt like your whole world has come crashing down around you? That's where the disciples are on Easter evening....and they've locked themselves in the house because they're so worried and scared. What happens next is pretty remarkable!
Gospel reading: John 20:-19-21
The women approach Jesus' grave, wondering who will roll away the grave stone for them, as they have brought spices to anoint his body. To their amazement the stone is rolled away...and they learn even more amazing news. Jesus is risen from the dead! But what will they do with this amazing news? Maybe what we least expect.
Gospel reading: Mark 16:1-8
What does it mean to love one another? How do we begin to show love? Jesus gives us some clues as on this night, before he is arrested with the help of a disciple Judas, he washes the feet of his friends, his disciples.
Gospel reading: John 13:12-34