Some say Jesus committed suicide but this is…

Some say Jesus committed suicide, but this is an unfortunate and inaccurate statement. Suicide is an act of desperation. Jesus’ decision to accept God’s will and die upon the cross was the supreme act of hope.

#hope, #jesus-christ, #suicide

When the mental or physical pain breaks the…

When the mental or physical pain breaks the barrier of the bearable, we react. Let it drive us to the Lord Jesus Christ, who knew the anguish of the cross and the suffering for the sins of the world.

#jesus-christ, #pain

Sin bred enmity the cross has brought…

“Sin bred enmity; the cross has brought peace. Sin created a gulf between man and God; the cross has bridged it.” —J.R.W. Stott, Basic Christianity

#cross-of-christ, #jesus-christ, #sin

Christ’s death brought about manifold benefits but they…

Christ’s death brought about manifold benefits, but they may be summed up in this, that “in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself” 2Co 5.19.

#cross-of-christ, #jesus-christ, #reconciliation