From the DEAD.
And since He was God, now risen from the dead, we can assume He knew His story would change everything.
We can assume that being able to say you were the first person to see the Risen Lord, would make you feel pretty amazing. And certainly special. And deeply loved.
So, Jesus appeared to Mary Magdalene – out of whom He had driven seven demons.
Tell me again how church is only for good people?
Remind me how you have done so much wrong that Jesus would never want you?
Jesus loves a good plot twist.
And He sure does author the most amazing redemption stories.
Whatever your past, whatever your story – you are loved by The One Who Loves Without Qualifiers.