Identity

Dear Reader

If I could sit down with you for a cup of tea on this Tuesday following Easter, I’d tell you several things about the three-part glimpse into the life of Peter that we shared with you during Resurrection weekend. In the series, I introduced you to two charcoal fires, which served as bookends for a…

Returning to the Sea

With the words “Jesus is going before you to Galilee” nudging them home, Peter and the other disciples walked from Jerusalem through the ribbon developments back to Capernaum at the northeast corner of the Sea of Galilee. At nearly every bend in the road, the men reminded each other of awe-filled memories from their three…

Peter, I Love You

After another fitful night of sleep, Peter awoke on the first day of the week to a great clamor at the door. The fear and grief of the previous two days came flooding back, and as he and young John headed for the door, he wondered, Have they come for us, too? But then he…

In the Stillness

Peter awoke to an eerie stillness on this Saturday in the year A.D. 33. His had been a restless sleep mixed with nightmares and sleepless hours of vivid memories from the past week. The triumphant procession through the Kidron Valley…