Finding Peace Resource Guide

Steps to Finding Peace When you experience suffering… Pray your pain to God. This is what it means to lament. Remember that God is holy, sovereign, and a good Father. Cling to God’s promises (Psalm 32:10; Isaiah 43:1-2; Romans 8:28; Hebrews 13:5, etc.). Share your burdens with godly friends. When you struggle to forgive… Recall the mercy and grace God …

Holy Week 2022: Easter Sunday

Holy Week 2022: Easter Sunday Now after the Sabbath, toward the dawn of the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. And behold, there was a great earthquake, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled back the stone and sat on it. his appearance was …

Holy Week 2022: Saturday

Holy Week 2022: Saturday And when evening had come, since it was the day of Preparation, that is, the day before the Sabbath, Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also himself looking for the kingdom of God, took courage and went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. Pilate was surprised to hear …

Holy Week 2022: Good Friday

Holy Week 2022: Good Friday And immediately, while he was still speaking, Judas came, one of the twelve, and with him a crowd with swords and clubs, from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders. Now the betrayer had given them a sign, saying, “The one I will kiss is the man. Seize him and lead him away …

Holy Week 2022: Maundy Thursday

Holy Week 2022: Maundy Thursday Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. During supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon’s …

Holy Week 2022: Wednesday

Holy Week 2022: Wednesday When Jesus had finished all these sayings, he said to his disciples, “You know that after two days the Passover is coming, and the Son of Man will be delivered up to be crucified.” Then the chief priests and the elders of the people gathered in the palace of the high priest, whose name was Caiaphas, …

Holy Week 2022: Tuesday

Holy Week 2022: Tuesday Watch therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour. “For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property. To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. He who …

Holy Week 2022: Monday

Holy Week 2022: Monday On the following day, when they came from Bethany, he was hungry. And seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to see if he could find anything on it. When he came to it, he found nothing but leaves, for it was not the season for figs. And he said to it, …

Holy Week 2022: Palm Sunday

Holy Week 2022: Palm Sunday Now when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Bethphage, to the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village in front of you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her. Untie them and bring them to me. If anyone says …

Holy Week 2022: Introduction

Holy Week 2022: Introduction At Christ Community, we often say that every Sunday is Resurrection Sunday. This is true. Each Sunday we gather to celebrate the fact that Jesus died, was buried, and then walked out of the grave alive. But in another sense, the Sunday we call Easter is special. On that day, we are careful to remember the …