15 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. 2 He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes[a] so that it will be even more fruitful. 3 You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you. 4 Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me.
14 “I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me— 15 just as the Father knows me and I know the Father—and I lay down my life for the sheep.
25 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die;
Prayer from All Saints Easter prayer garden
You defeated death when you died on the cross and rose again.
Thank you that death no longer has power over all who believe in you,
and we will live with you for eternity.
Thank you that that we can live now in the confidence of this eternal hope.
Please give us opportunities to share this amazing news with others