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Happy Easter!

Our King has died and risen again! For HIM we give thanks. 

Matthew 28:1-10
After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb. There was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it. His appearance was like lightning, and his clothes were white as snow. The guards were so afraid of him that they shook and became like dead men.
The angel said to the women, "Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay. Then go quickly and tell his disciples: 'He has risen from the dead and is going ahead of you into Galilee. There you will see him.' Now I have told you."
So the women hurried away from the tomb, afraid yet filled with joy, and ran to tell his disciples. Suddenly Jesus met them. "Greetings," he said. They came to him, clasped his feet and worshiped him. Then Jesus said to them, "Do not be afraid. Go and tell my brothers to go to Galilee; there they will see me." (NIV)

John 11:25-26
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die. (NIV)
 
Romans 1:4-5
And Jesus Christ our Lord was shown to be the Son of God when God powerfully raised him from the dead by means of the Holy Spirit. Through Christ, God has given us the privilege and authority to tell Gentiles everywhere what God has done for them, so that they will believe and obey him, bringing glory to his name. (NLT)
  

Tim & I will be celebrating Christ's resurrection this weekend with our Swedin family. Mike, Suzy, and Kevin just flew in from MSP last night. Jon, Tim, Cooper (dog) and myself rolled into the terminal pick-up in the Swagger wagon so we could all ride back to Jon's together. M & S stayed at Jon's and Kev stayed with us last night. We will have a busy weekend filled with lounging, hanging out, playing frisbee in the park with the Dog (Maggie only, because Coopdog is still only supposed to use his three legs, as his fourth is still healing :)
Looking forward to it all... in remembrance of Christ Rising from the Grave. 

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