Old Cross, New Cross
An Original Work / March 3, 2018
The old cross is the cross
On which our Savior died.
He took our sins upon himself,
And he was crucified.
He died upon that cross
To put our sins to death,
That we might die with him to sin
And live to righteousness.
The new cross, not...
Strengthen What Remains
Revelation 3:1-2 ESV
“And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: ‘The words of him who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars.
“‘I know your works. You have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead. Wake up, and strengthen what remains and is about...
forgive me please if the expression, "at the foot of the Cross" bugs you in any way as being not Scriptural, but please bear with me as i attempt to 'paint a picture' for your consideration. Thank you in advance.
Christ and Him crucified. The foot of the Cross, one of the many cruel...
And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross. - Colossians 2:15
A sad occourence in some circles is the diminishing of the cross of Jesus Christ. We see in many Churches the cross being taken down in sanctuaries, other...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016, 6:30 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Near the Cross.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Colossians 1:1-14 (ESV).
By the Will of God (vv. 1-2)
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother,
To the saints and faithful...
LESS WE FORGET THE PRICE PAID! YES IT WAS PAID IN FULL!
I do give you WARNING before reading this post. It is not for the faint of heart. Truly. How many tears have I shed in just typing this!!! It has me crying out "My Lord! I am so sorry for my Sin!!!!"
For those who don't yet call Him...
Sunday, January 10, 2016, 8:43 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Near the Cross.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Matthew 20:17-28 (NASB).
Mock, Scourge and Crucify (vv. 17-19)
As Jesus was about to go up to Jerusalem, He took the twelve disciples aside by themselves, and...
What did Jesus mean when He said, “Take up your cross and follow Me” (Matthew 16:24; Mark 8:34; Luke 9:23)?"
Let’s begin with what Jesus didn’t mean. Many people interpret “cross” as some burden they must carry in their lives: a strained relationship, a thankless job, a physical illness. With...