Tag: Easter

The seven statements of christ from the cross (Pt. 7): Father, into your hands i commit my spirit

In Jesus’s final statement from the cross before He breathed His last breath, He showed us what it looks like to trust God even in life’s darkest moments.  Just as Jesus fully trusted God the Father, we too can trust Him with our life.… Continue Reading “The seven statements of christ from the cross (Pt. 7): Father, into your hands i commit my spirit”

The seven statements of Christ from the cross (Pt. 6): It Is finished

When Jesus said, “It is finished!” He was making a declaration that points to something much greater than the completion of the brutal agony He experienced on the cross. Everything that needed to be done in order to reconcile us to God was accomplished.… Continue Reading “The seven statements of Christ from the cross (Pt. 6): It Is finished”

The seven statements of christ from the cross (Pt. 5): I thirst

When Jesus made the statement, “I thirst,” while He was on the cross, He wasn’t just referring to physical thirst.  As we see in this episode of Crossroads & Culture, Jesus’s statement fulfilled what was prophesied, as well as revealed His thirst for something… Continue Reading “The seven statements of christ from the cross (Pt. 5): I thirst”

The seven statements of christ from the cross (Pt.4): My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?

When Jesus was on the cross, did God the Father really forsake Him, or did Jesus just feel as though He had been forsaken? In this episode of Crossroads & Culture, I answer this question, as well as discuss its significance and implications.

THE SATURDAY BETWEEN HELL AND HOPE

This was a day of silence and Sabbath.  There was, perhaps, a sense of numbness in the hearts and souls of all who witnessed what had happened just hours before.  Jesus was dead, and in the tomb.  The One whom they had placed their… Continue Reading “THE SATURDAY BETWEEN HELL AND HOPE”

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