“On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them. 5 In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? 6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee” Luke 24:1-6
Hallelujah, Jesus is alive!
On the first day of the week, very early in the morning the women who postponed anointing
Jesus’ body because of the Sabbath took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb.
But when they entered, they did not see the body of the Lord, While still amazed two men
dressed in clothes that gleamed like lightening stood beside and the women bowed to the
ground. Then they asked why they look for the living among the dead. He is not here, He is risen!
Wouldn’t you have liked to have been one of those women who first discovered the empty tomb?
Jesus had said He would arise, but probably most did not really believe Him. For the women went to
tomb with spices to anoint Jesus. body. However, they wondered how they would roll the heavy
stone away that closed the entrance to the tomb,
However, to their surprise when they arrived the stone had been rolled away; so hurried they to
tell Jesus’ eleven disciples, Of course they did not believe the women for their words seemed
Prayer thought:Thank You Father, for allowing Your only Son to pay the penalty for our sins. Amen.