First, You Pick Up the Cross

“Whoever does not bear his own cross and come after me cannot be my disciple.” (Luke 14:27) Not to offend anyone here, but I believe we have a way to easy and convenient and almost metaphorical picture of cross-bearing. We are not talking inconveniences here. The term is way too glibly used. The general idea […]

Who Killed Jesus?

The easy answer to this question would be that I killed Christ for it is because of my sins (past, present, future) that Christ was crucified. But, like I said, this would be the easy answer. As we look at Scripture we see a much more beautiful picture I think. In several passages we see […]

Abiding in Christ

To be abiding in Christ is acknowledging that the cross is the safest place to be. It’s at the Lord’s feet that we can listen to His teaching and have His Words influence and direct our steps. “And she had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to his teaching.” […]