All posts filed under: Easter

Album Review ~ Death of Death by Life Church Worship

  About the Album Following the success of their new Switch album, Symphony (read the TBAP review here), Life.Church will release a new album from Life.Church Worship on May 3. Death of Death is a powerful album with beautiful, hopeful lyrics. The title track celebrates how Jesus conquered death by dying on the cross and rising three days later. Life.Church is a multi-site church based in the U.S. and is known for creating the YouVersion Bible App, which has been downloaded in every country of the world. Category Religious/Christian Genre Contemporary Worship Release Date May 3, 2019. Rating 4.5 Stars Review Life Church Worship’s Death of Death begins softly but confidently with a message of praise and hope for what Jesus accomplished on the Cross. The entire album is an anthemic worship that lifts up the Name of God for His amazing redemption of man and His unrelenting love and pursuit of us, never giving up on us until we arrive at the full image of Jesus—a display of Easter at its core! Life Church’s …

Movie Review ~ Heaven, How I Got Here: A Night With The Thief On The Cross By LightBEA Media

Based on the story of the crucifixion of Jesus found in Luke 23, this poignant account of redemption and grace weaves together the biblical events of the crucifixion and imagines the details of the life of the thief. He recounts the events of that day as he experienced them then, and as he looks back later from the perspective of his new life in heaven. Learn more about this movie on the Christian Cinema page. Category Religious/Christian/Easter Genre Stage Play/Drama Rating 4.5 Stars Review Deeply moving and engaging, and narrated with the simplest of words, A Night With The Thief On The Cross is a poignant display of one thief’s journey from a place of crime and punishment to one of grace and redemption through a gruesome but life-changing encounter with Jesus on the cross. This account of the thief’s journey (performed by Stephen Baldwin on stage) also reveals the thief’s backstory—how he got into a life of crime that led him to the cross. His story puts into perspective the aim of Jesus’ coming …

Tis The Season To Love & Forgive

Easter is fast approaching, and as is the custom, many are preparing for fancy celebrations. This is a good thing! However, as we do this, let’s pause to consider something very important. This celebration exists because of the love of Jesus that is not only willing to forgive, but to also reconcile us to God. It is good that we take this lesson and apply it in our personal relationships and with the people that God has allowed in our lives. Forgiveness is no easy feat, especially when you’ve been deeply hurt by a particular person over and over again. Memories of you being continually good to this person put you in a position where you feel humiliated and taken for granted, and you wonder if you should permanently cut them off. Whether you choose to do so or not, it is imperative to acknowledge that true progress begins with you forgiving so that you can move on in a positive direction. It may seem unfair to extend forgiveness, but it is wise to trust …