“CRY OF CARE”

John 19:25-27  “Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother, His mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene.  When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom He loved standing nearby, he said to His mother, “Dear woman, here is your son,” and to the disciple, “Here is your mother.”  From […]

CRY OF PARDON

The gospel of Luke chapter 23 and verses 39-43 give us a picture of our world:  3 crosses; one a dying sinner, one a forgiven sinner and in the middle cross, the Savior.  The forgiveness of the thief on the cross reminds us that there is a grinning ex-convict walking the golden streets of Heaven […]

COME TO THE CROSS

“FATHER FORGIVE THEM FOR THEY KNOW NOT WHAT THEY DO” are the first words that Jesus uttered from the cross.  It is difficult to even imagine that Jesus suffering, dying on a Roman cross speaks words of love and forgiveness.  He prays for those who are killing Him.  We would have understood if He had cried […]

“I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE”

“Turn your eyes upon Jesus, look full in His wonderful face and the things of earth will grow strangely dim in the light of His glory and grace.” We have been looking at Jesus through what He said about Himself  being the “I AM.” In John 11:24, we have the most astonishing claim of Jesus when […]