“The Lord is my portion,” says my soul, “therefore I will hope in him.”
The Guard at the Tomb
Holy Saturday, 11 April 2020 – Psalm 130, Matthew 27:57-66,Job 14:1-17, 1 Pet 4:1-8, ~ waiting in eager hope
With all my heart, I am waiting, Lord, for you!
I trust your promises.
Jesus called out with a loud voice, “Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?”
which means “My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?”
We know that our old sinful selves were crucified with Christ so that sin might lose its power in our lives. We are no longer slaves to sin. For when we died with Christ we were set free from the power of sin.
Jesus came and told his disciples, “I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” [Read more…]