stone laid against it. Jesus said, ‘Remove the stone.’
    “The sister of the dead man, Martha, said, ‘Master, by this time there’s a stench. He’s been dead four days!’
    “Jesus looked her in the eye. ‘Didn’t I tell you that if you believed, you would see the glory of God?’ . . . Then he shouted, ‘Lazarus, come out!’ And he came out, a living being, wrapped from head to toe, and with a kerchief over his face.
    “Jesus told them, ‘Unwrap him and let him loose’” (John 11:38-44, The Message).
    This is a good story to remember when death stings your circle of family or friends. In the end, Jesus has power over the grave.                     (continued on p. 8)