A Prayer for Easter: He Bursts the Bands of Death

We worship our risen King this Easter who has burst the bands of death. A fact that overshadows every hardship we may endure during this pandemic.

Bair: Holy and Spineless

Phil Bair: If the church had the courage and an acute awareness that they are being oppressed by an evil and insidious form of tyranny, traditional physical Easter services would continue.

What Is Maundy Thursday?

Maundy Thursday commemorates the last meal that Jesus had with His disciples before He was betrayed by Judas and taken into custody to be crucified.

The Tomb Is Empty!

While Christians’ belief in the resurrection takes faith, it is a reasonable faith. There is plenty of affirmative evidence that the tomb is empty!

S.M. Lockridge: It’s Friday, But Sunday’s Coming

Dr. S.M. Lockridge (1913-2000) was the pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, a prominent African-American church in San Diego, CA, from 1953-1993. He gave a Good Friday devotional entitled “It’s Friday – But, Sunday’s Coming.”

Caffeinated Thoughts Radio 4-15-17 (Derek Baars, the Easter Bunny, & the Resurrection)

Shane Vander Hart and Michael Mudlaff talk to Derek Baars who lost his foster children because he wouldn’t tell them the Easter Bunny was real.

Disparity with President Obama’s Statements for Religious Holidays?

Is there disparity in President Barack Obama’s statements on Christian, Jewish and Muslim holidays. There certainly is with the statements’ length.

The Resurrection of Christ (John 20)

Happy Easter! We wanted to share the Resurrection narrative from John 20:1-29 to encourage you to reflect on Christ’s victory over sin and death today.

Caffeinated Thought of the Day: Celebrate Christmas with Easter in Mind

Shane Vander Hart: Christmas is simply the beginning of the road to the Passion. Without the Passion and Resurrection of Christ, Christmas is meaningless.

Christ’s Resurrection Power Yet Prevails

Early in the last century much of then-official Mainline Protestantism succumbed to…

The April Fools Joke That Is Barack Obama

With all of the events that have taken place just prior or during this first week of April it is clear that Barack Obama is an April Fools Joke on us.

Happy Easter! He is Risen!

Now after the Sabbath, toward the dawn of the first day of…

He is Risen! He is Risen Indeed!

On behalf of the contributors at Caffeinated Thoughts, I’d like to wish…

Mary’s Upper Room Prayer

I am sitting in the upper room, numb with pain, alone in…

Sunday’s Comin

As we mark Good Friday today, let’s remember that it isn’t the…

We Never Walk Alone

By Jim Gibbons, Republican Candidate for Iowa’s Third Congressional District This weekend…