Watch this touching stop-action video of “rocks crying out” presenting the story of the Final Supper of Jesus together with his disciples within the higher room within the days previous to his crucifixion and resurrection. It’s produced by Patti Rokus, writer of the e-book, He Is Risen: Rocks Inform the Story of Easter (Zonderkidz, 2019).
“Don’t let your hearts be anxious. You imagine in God. Consider in me additionally. There are numerous rooms in my Father’s home. If this weren’t true, would I’ve instructed you that I’m going there? Would I’ve instructed you that I’d put together a spot for you there? If I’m going and do this, I’ll come again. And I’ll take you to be with me. Then additionally, you will be the place I’m.
Jesus knew that the Father had put every thing beneath his energy. He additionally knew he had come from God and was returning to God. So he acquired up from the meal and took off his outer garments. He wrapped a towel round his waist. After that, he poured water into a big bowl. Then he started to scrub his disciples’ ft. He dried them with the towel that was wrapped round him.
“He who is greatest among you shall be your servant.”
“I give you a new command. Love one another. You must love one another, just as I have loved you.”
“Then Jesus took bread. He gave thanks and broke it. He handed it to them and said, “This is my body. It is given for you. Every time you eat it, do this in memory of me.” In the identical means, after the supper he took the cup. He mentioned, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood. It is poured out for you.”
One of many Twelve—the one referred to as Judas Iscariot—went to the chief clergymen and requested, “What are you willing to give me if I deliver him over to you?” So that they counted out for him thirty items of silver.
Bio: Patti Rokus, the rock girl, can’t cease selecting up rocks on her hikes all through the Pacific Northwest. Being outdoors was in regards to the timber, sky and critters, however now it’s all about rocks, as a result of they inform tales, which could be seen in her internationally printed books and viral movies. Kids and adults everywhere in the world are recreating her artwork with stones and pebbles of their very own – deepening their connection to God and discovering peace in our busy world.
As a recovering company product supervisor with corporations like Nike and Microsoft, Patti is aware of what it’s wish to really feel too busy to prioritize what issues most. So, she left all of it to launch her internal artist and discover methods to share her love for nature and the Creator. She’s dedicated to serving to us reconnect to our supply and discover higher contentment. Her talking engagements and on-line displays are full of rock artwork demonstrations and tales of surprising serendipity that has led to a really surprising life. She can also be a singer/songwriter, a Christian, and a trainer of self-discovery.
Patti says each time she finds a heart-shaped rock, she’s positive it’s a love notice from God. However when every kind of rock shapes grew to become irresistible, she gathered a bucket full on a solo tenting journey in Montana. Later, when she spilled them out and pushed them round, she found the complete nativity story instructed by those self same rocks. These footage changed into nationwide e-book deal—A Savior Is Born. A second e-book emerged of rocks telling the story of the final week of the mortal lifetime of Jesus—He Is Risen. Go to her web site, RocksTellStories.com. Every web page is frame-able but additionally powerfully function instructing instruments for studying the Bible tales of Jesus and the Good Information. This coffee-table books has a beautiful embossed cowl of glowing foil and spot gloss that nearly shouts, “Open and savor the Phrase of God in footage as you’ve by no means seen it instructed earlier than. These collector’s books are the primary in a collection on the Lifetime of Jesus.
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