If you had been there on that dark, fateful Friday, would you have called it good? If you had followed a teacher that clearly displayed all the answers to life for three years and then watched him being crucified, would you have wanted to crawl to the corner and hide? The disciples of Jesus felt this despair tenfold. Peter denied knowing Jesus and all but John ran away. John was at the crucifixion site physically but I’m sure his heart was downtrodden. How could they have been so wrong when everything had felt so right?
They forgot. They were still living before the resurrection. All hope seemed lost. We tend to forget too. We need reminders each day.
Here are ten resurrection Sunday facts you should know in preparation for Easter this year.