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Resurrection clock

It tells us God's 'standard time'

For to this end Christ died and lived again, so that he might be Lord of both the dead and the living (Romans 14: 9).

A few years ago I took a plane that introduced me to the shock of Easter. The airline was trying to get over some difficult times, so it developed a new look by repainting its planes and making other startling changes. One of its innovations was putting clocks in every aircraft. I was so impressed by this symbol of precision in front of me that by the time we were taking off I set my watch by it.


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