Easter During COVID-10

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Easter PhotoThe last month has been an unusual time. The concern surrounding COVID-19 has distracted the nation and prevented many of us from working the way we're used to, socializing the way we're used to and simply living the way we want to. We are living our lives under these unique circumstances and acting like the sh*t is normal when we know that it isn't.What the news and our sheltering in place have taught us is that life has changed. These changes have tested the faith of even the most faithful. And we needed an infusion of grace to get us through this challenging time. That infusion was Easter, a reminder that death has been destroyed and love always wins. Granted, Easter was a little different this year, but it was still wonderful.Easter brunchI had an idea that I wanted to make Easter special for me and for my kids. In my mind, one of the things that promotes depression and desperation at times like these is the notion that life is about sameness--there's nothing to look forward to and nothing to celebrate. Well, as a Christian--whether a mature one or a naive one--there is nothing more celebratory than Christ's...

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