Rejoice! Rejoice! With All Your Might, Rejoice!


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Rejoice! Rejoice! With All Your Might, Rejoice!

Hardly a day goes by that I don’t think, in some way,
about Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection.

Today is no different.
But wait,
it is different, for today is The Church’s official celebration of that
creation-changing,
world-changing,
life-changing Day.

Today, let there be loud singing and joyous dancing.
Let there be massive celebration over all the Earth,  for our Jesus is alive!
Let there be all of that but, most importantly,
let Him be the Lord of your life.

Rejoice, My Soul – All People, Rejoice!

I celebrate this holiest
Of all the days of holiness,
For as the sun appears to rise in the East,
The Son of God did arise
On Easter – Resurrection Day,
The greatest Day the Lord Has Made.
I rejoice and I am exceedingly glad in it,
For my Savior lives!
Oh, Lord, He lives!
Now and forever, He lives!
And because He lives,
So can I!
For my heart, too, was sealed
With hardened stone,
And in that darkened tomb
Dwelt death.
With tender touch He moved
The hardened part away
To let in light and life
So death was put to death.
The Holy Spirit Jesus sent
Was sent to live in me.
As Christ began to breathe again
I felt my spirit leap.
It leapeth still in Heaven’s realm,
So graciously removed from hell
That I can only raise my hands and say,
“Rejoice, all people, rejoice!
Hallelujah, praise God, rejoice!”
For our Savior lives and breathes in us!
He arose!
He conquered bitter death and saved!
He does that still, today!

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With love,
Your Gloryteller

 Resurrection Sunday,  4-5-2015
(re-posted from 3-31-2013)
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4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Carol Ann Hoel
    Apr 05, 2015 @ 10:37:36

    Amen! Thank you for putting together the words that praise our dear Lord and Savior for His finished work on the cross that culminated in victory for us over sin and death. Blessings to you, Len the Gloryteller…

    • Gloryteller
      Apr 07, 2015 @ 14:26:09

      Talk about loyal friends, you have been loyal to this gloryteller for so long!
      I hope your Resurrection Day celebration was everything you hoped it would be and everything it should have been.
      Blessings to you sister of encouragement; loyal friend!

  2. ronald long
    Apr 05, 2015 @ 18:46:43

    Thank you Len for all your hard work and acknowledgement of the faith and joy that surely is pure overflow from a heart that was changed as surely as Jesus rose this glorious day…..ron  

    • Gloryteller
      Apr 07, 2015 @ 14:21:20

      You’re sincerely welcome, one sincere heart to another.
      Most assuredly, it takes one changed heart to know another – surely as His resurrection!
      Thanks for your loyal friendship!

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