I hope you’ve heard the song “Glorious Day” by Casting Crowns… because it is by far the most amazing set of lyrics you will ever hear in your entire lifetime. And there is not a single time that I listen to it that I walk away with dry eyes. It gets me.. deep down in my soul.. every single time.
Take the time today to sit down and really listen to this song. Listen with your eyes closed and just let the words of this song just sink in and resonate within you. Let the song help you prepare your heart and mind as we begin to celebrate Easter.
This song is truly (in my opinion) the foundation of the Christian faith. It starts with Jesus coming forth to our sinful world and being born of a virgin. He lived among us, showing us the way, setting the perfect example for all of us to live by. God loved us so much that He sent His Son to live here on earth guiding us towards the Truth. And then the world betrayed Him. We nailed Him to the cross.. but yet He forgave us anyway. He died for you and for me. He died so that we wouldn’t have to carry our burdens and our sins any longer. He took our place, showed us grace and continues to do so to this day. He was buried, but the grave could not contain Him. He rose.. he conquered death and lives again! And one day, He will return. What a celebration that will be. Oh, glorious day. Continue reading