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He Is Risen!

He is Risen Indeed! Happy Easter! Tim and I spent Friday evening at a Tenebrae style Good Friday service at church. It was interesting to experience a new way to see the power of our Lord's mercy, love, and then crucifixion. Today is Easter Sunday... we celebrate the Resurrection of HIM! Read the story yourself: here in scripture (NIV)

After church, we came home with Uncle Jon (and Cousin Cooper), Jordan & Joy to have a dinner of sweet honey glazed ham with scalloped cheesy potatoes (so thick and creamy), and some green bean casserole (although I forgot to buy french fried onions, so we had bread crumbs on top instead). For dessert, we splurged with Jon's Cheescake, Joydan's Confetti Cake, and my Snicker Salad... which all made for a YUMMY and filling afternoon. Of course, we didn't end the day until we'd played two rounds of Farkle (Snarfblast).

Happy Easter, dear family and friends! We would have loved to celebrate with you, too.

On a side note, Timothy found out he'll have to apply this week for his big Elk Hunting trip that he's taking in the fall. We were surprised to find out that he only has two more days before the deadline... Thank You to the guys in our AC (Sunday School) who mentioned this slight detail to Tim!

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