By Mike Ellis
34A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. 35By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” ~ John 13:34-35 (ESV)
My friends, Happy Easter to each and every one of you! Today is the day when our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, was resurrected from the death after being arrested, tortured, and crucified on the cruel cross. But while today is the day when we realize that He is Risen, and that Jesus has conquered death for Himself and for us that believe in Him, today I want to remember one of the greatest truths Jesus delivered to us. This is what I believe the Easter Message is this year: Love one another, just as Jesus has loved us.
Love can be a hard thing for some of us. Oh sure, it’s easy to love those that are close to you; your parents, your spouse, your children, and so forth. But love can be a very hard thing when the focus of that love is someone that has …read more