I am getting ready to teach during our AWANA class tonight at church. The subject of our study is Luke 23. We are going to focus on the crucifixion of Christ and the fact that will suffering unjustly, Jesus was still ready to offer to His enemies:
As we prepare to celebrate the resurrection of Christ, I would like to focus on the 7 last things that Christ mentioned while on the cross. I have already written a couple of posts on the importance of the Resurrection, and you can check them out here.
Yesterday, Friday, the day after Christ inaugurated the Last Supper, the crucifixion took place. What can we learn from Christ’s last statements on the cross, as He was hanging there, pouring out His blood to be the perfect sacrifice to satisfy God’s wrath poured out upon sin. As He hung in our place, He shared some great truths for us to ponder, now that our sins have been paid for and our slavery to sin has been broken because of the resurrection. Continue reading →