Has Easter Gotten Boring?

Before I was a pastor I worked for the Great Plains Coca-Cola Bottling Company out of Oklahoma City. The job was great because I got to talk and connect with people everyday (something that I love doing). What I didn’t love was filling the same shelves with the same product everyday. For example, a typical […]

Trying to Find the Obvious

Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. (John 11:25) My family has an Easter morning tradition My husband and I fill Easter baskets with candy and goodies on Saturday night and then hide the baskets. On Easter morning our kids (who are now […]

Paper Palm Branches and Plastic Eggs

What do paper palm branches and plastic eggs have to do with discipleship? Kids in local Wesleyan churches across the country will be waving paper palm branches this coming Sunday and searching for plastic eggs filled with surprises.  Churches who understand the value of creating spiritual memories for our children that connect a tangible action […]