The Cross. It rests on the time line of history like a compelling diamond. It’s tragedy summons all suffers. It’s absurdity attracts all critics. It’s hope lures all searchers. My what a piece of wood! History has idolized it. And despised it, gold plated it and burned it, worn it and trashed it. History has … Continue reading The Cross
Here's a chronological timeline of the major events that happened in Jesus' final week. You'll find the Gospel reference, location of the event, and possible time of the event. It's a great overview of Passion week. Enjoy! You can download a copy of the info graph here.
It's been a blast watching Florida Gulf Coast make March Madness history. Over the weekend they became the only 15 seed in NCAA history to reach the sweet 16. Even though their run in the tournament has ruined everyones bracket, we all love cheering for the underdog. There's nothing like seeing a team win when … Continue reading Why We Love Underdogs
Good Friday...it seems like such a paradox to call the day that Jesus died on the cross 'good'. What's so 'good' about the day that the sinless one was put to death by the most sinister mode of execution? Why is Good Friday 'good'? It is 'good' because our sin separates us from God and only … Continue reading Is Good Friday really “good”?