The Cross

  World religions all have their symbols. Judaism, for example, has a six-pointed star, Islam has a crescent moon, Buddhism has a lotus blossom. And all these symbols are attractive. But the universally recognized symbol for Christianity is an instrument of death. That choice is even more amazing when we consider the horror and the … Continue reading The Cross


John 19:30

There are seven sayings of Jesus as He hung on the cross, where He gave Himself as the ultimate sacrifice for our sin.  Each saying is important revealing much about our Lord and God's plan for our redemption.  The last statement is, "It is Finished." All of us go through life leaving behind a trail … Continue reading John 19:30


In seeking answers to certain questions, you might get answers you did not expect. The religious leaders learned this lesson the hard way. Having stood helplessly by while Jesus rode into Jerusalem as the King of Israel and when He cleansed the temple for the second time, they were forced to take aggressive action to … Continue reading Authority


In John 12 we read: Six days before the Passover celebration began, Jesus arrived in Bethany, the home of Lazarus—the man he had raised from the dead. Jesus came to the house of Lazarus and he kept near Lazarus because the great miracle of bringing him back from the dead roused the hatred of the … Continue reading Expensive


The death of the Son of God had long been planned by the Jewish religious leaders and planned even before they were on the scene according to Acts 2:23; “But God knew what would happen, and his prearranged plan was carried out when Jesus was betrayed. With the help of lawless Gentiles, you nailed him … Continue reading Questions

Quick Change

Incredible changes have taken place in the past hundred years. How we travel, technological developments, how we work, our leisure time even food has changed dramatically.  It is breath taking the changes we have taken in our stride. Now, suddenly, complete and utter change has been thrust upon us.  Everything we are familiar with is … Continue reading Quick Change