These words are in the leaflet (MFDL), with space for your details. Feel free to copy and use them:
If you’re reading this, it’s pretty
much guaranteed you’ve either been
disappointed when someone close
to you has broken a promise – or
you’ve made a promise yourself
which you haven’t kept.
As human beings, we mess up.
This hurts us, hurts others – and
separates us from God. It’s the
reason our world is in such a mess.
The Easter story provides the
climax of God’s extraordinary
answer to this problem – the death
and resurrection of Jesus. Jesus
promised his followers before he
was crucified that it wasn’t the end
of the story, and he would return.
So the empty tomb discovered on
what we now call Easter Sunday
wasn’t just Jesus keeping his
promise to his followers. It was God
launching a fresh start for every
man, woman and child for the rest
of time – forgiveness, hope and a
If that sounds like a promise worth
exploring, join our celebrations
this Easter – it could be the best
decision you ever make.
This design was created and first used by the Well church in Sheffield. The cross is bursting with photos of real flowers and leaves.
Also available without the words of verse Matthew 28:6.