While we are not gathering together as a chapter in lieu of Holy Week we wanted to take a moment to encourage everyone as we collectively prepare to celebrate and remember the death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The following are a handful of carefully selected resources that we hope to be a blessing. He is risen just as He said!
The Skit Guys
- Good Friday – A dramatic retelling of Jesus’ last day from six individuals who were close to Jesus before his death on the cross, Good Friday. This video helps to set the stage for Christ’s resurrection and shows God’s forgiveness and love for mankind.
- Last Words of Christ – a video series which explore Jesus’ last words from the cross and weaves together stories of people who had meaningful interactions with Him during His ministry.
Acts 29 Network
- He Has Risen by Philip Moore of Acts 29 – a short devotional on the power of the resurrection.
- Resurrection is the Point by Bill Riedel of Acts 29 – a thoughtful devotional (5-10 minute read)
- The Most Important Week in History by The Gospel Coalition – a collection of resources from pastors and leaders across TGC’s network.
- Prepare for Easter by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association – short devotionals for Thursday through Sunday of Holy Week
- What Will You Do With Easter Now? by Paul Tripp – a post-Easter devotional that challenges you with the question of what will you do with Easter now that Easter Sunday is over?
- The Messianic Passover by The Bible Project – a podcast episode where you’ll hear how Jesus is intentionally explaining in the Passover celebration, what was about to go down after the Last Supper, and the meaning of Jesus’ death at the Passover meal.
Hendrickson Publishing Group
- 10 Quotes about Easter by Martin Luther
- An Easter Message of Victory from Karl Barth
- The Glory of the Cross – Resurrection
- The Glory of the Cross – In the Tomb
- The Glory of the Cross – Reflections for Good Friday
- The Glory of the Cross – The Last Supper & Gethsemane
Museum of the Bible
- Video: The History of Easter
- Video: Stations of the Cross with Jeff Cavins
- Podcast: Easter before the Bunny
- Podcast: Shroud of Mystery: The World’s Most Analyzed Artifact
- Art Gallery: Easter Morning by Louis Comfort Tiffany