Holy Week spans from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday. Do you know what happened on the days leading up to the crucifixion and after? Russ Ramsey, pastor and author, has written a helpful article for The Gospel Coalition titled “Easter Week in Real Time.”
Christians in Russia and throughout the former Soviet Union are celebrating Christmas right now, from January 7-12. But wasn’t Christmas in December? Not according to the Julian calendar, still used by many Orthodox believers around the world.
You’ve probably been to a handful of Christmas parties by now – one for work, perhaps; one for church, and maybe one for extended family. Holiday gatherings are great for catching up, but they can also lead to potentially-divisive conversations.
In a matter of hours, it looks like Christmas exploded out of boxes and totes while we begin decorating for Christmas as I sing at the top of my lungs, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” Of course, my kids act like little […]