Getty ImagesA statue of Jesus Christ on the cross at Saint-Étienne-du-Mont church in Paris. (Getty Images)
In the world of 2021, it seems that most of us have forgotten what Easter is all about.
Even some Christians seem to have lost the central message of this important day.
Simply put, Easter is all about hope — hope in the promise of Jesus Christ.
This promise, however, was not what his followers were expecting.
When Christ died on the cross, for a time, the hope of his disciples died as well.
For they expected Jesus to be a political leader, a liberator who had come to establish an earthly kingdom.
Today, many Christians across the political spectrum believe in the same false hope.
But Christ never came to fix this world; he