Yaay! Another long holiday weekend is here! Easter is one of the widely celebrated holidays by Christians. It is celebrated once every year. During Easter, we basically gather to reminisce about the execution, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. However you choose to celebrate Easter it’s a great time to spend together with friends and family, enjoying one another’s company and a great meal. But then, we cannot overlook the purpose of the celebration.
For those still wondering how exactly they should celebrate easter… Here are a few tips, keeping in mind the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Focus on the personal meaning this holiday has for you
On a day like Easter, it is important to take time to reflect on the personal meaning of the holiday. Spend some time alone thinking about what Easter means to you. Then share your thoughts and feeling about the holiday with your friends and family or maybe your pastor. This will help
Read the Easter story in your bible
Also take some time on Easter Sunday to read over the Easter story. This can be a good way to focus on the meaning behind the holiday. Reminding yourself why the holiday is celebrated can help you to engage more fully with your faith and its traditions. Just in case you don’t where to find the stories in your bible, much of the Easter story is found in the New Testament… Primarily in the books of Matthew, John, Luke and Mark.
Attend Easter services
Virtually all Christian churches will hold an Easter service on Easter Sunday. Though what the service will consist off will vary depending on your church. However, attending any Easter church service can be a good way to focus on the Christian messages that accompany the holiday.