Go Tell It

Returning from the tomb, they reported all these things to the Eleven and to all the rest. Luke 24:6-7 HCSB

September 11, 2001 is a date that will ever live in the minds of those who watched with horror as terrorists purposefully crashed planes into the twin tower buildings in New York City. I can remember watching the television as the second plane crashed into the second building and moments later the first building that had been hit collapsed, killing thousands of people. Some people even jumped from the burning buildings in an attempt to escape. The attack on the twin towers was all that people discussed for days.

The ladies who had gone to the tomb of Jesus to properly prepare His body for burial were surprised to find the rock that covered the opening to the tomb moved and the tomb empty. At first they did not know what to believe. Did someone steal the body of Jesus? They did not think that Jesus had risen from the dead until the men in dazzling white reminded them that Jesus had predicted that He must be betrayed to sinful men and killed. He would then rise from the dead on the third day.

Challenge: The women immediately went to tell the disciples what they had seen and heard. As believers, we should be excited to go and report to others what God has done for us. With whom will you share the Good News today?

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