Victoria Cok is a member of the Worship Commission of the Christian Reformed Church. She is currently studying at Calvin Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Her e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
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- By Victoria Cok
Eastertide offers the church a wonderful opportunity to explore what Laurence Stookey calls the “explosive force of the resurrection of the Lord,” a feat that is “too vast to be contained within a celebration of one day.” Eastertide can also give churches the chance to experience weekly communion for a short period of seven celebrative weeks. And it can reclaim for the contemporary church the historical season known as The Great Fifty Days—the days from Easter to Pentecost. (For reasons of space, we have not included the service for Pentecost Sunday.)