Sunday, April 8, 2012


My wife organized a Easter sunrise service on short notice for Horseshoe Bend this morning.  A sunrise service is always inspiring, even when there are fewer than three dozen people present.  (Horseshoe Bend has typically a 5% church attendance on any given Sunday.)

This song by Casting Crowns was part of the service this morning--and every time I heard it, I am astonished by the power of it, and the message that Easter is.


  1. This song was a powerful part of our Easter service, too. I tend to be a music traditionalist, but this song hits all the important points, doesn't it?

    Happy Easter to you and yours.

  2. The more original version is:

    My preference would be for Charles Wesley: