Tag Archives: crucifixion

a far superior substitute

Excruciating … what kind of pain memories does that bring to mind? For me personally on the 1-10 pain scale, excruciating pain is that pain that hits the 10 or 10 plus rating. Fortunately, I haven’t hit that too many … Continue reading

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the prophetic blood thirsty mob

You may be wondering, ‘How can a blood thirsty mob be prophetic?’ Consider … Now at the feast the governor was accustomed to release for the crowd any one prisoner whom they wanted.                         And they had then a notorious … Continue reading

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the price of our certificate of debt

When you were dead in your transgressions and the uncircumcision of your flesh, He made you alive together with Him, having forgiven us all our transgressions, having canceled out the certificate of debt consisting of decrees against us, which was … Continue reading

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praying through pain, illness and suffering

Many of us have acrostics (ex: ACTS – adoration, confession, thanksgiving, supplication) and other patterns that guide our prayers … our structured prayers. Most of those to one degree or another have their basis in the Lord’s Prayer as revealed … Continue reading

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Why me?

That two word question is one that most of us wrestle with when faced with bad news, bad circumstances, bad health, etc … I’m sure you get the picture. When faced with cancer, that question never came to mind for … Continue reading

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the missed adventure IN the words of God (7) – execution

Execution … I guess there could be a little ambiguity about how I’m using that word.  Do I mean the execution of God’s plan aka the God fix?  Or do I mean the execution of Christ Jesus? Let me clarify … Continue reading

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encountering the Light in the midst of darkness

Have you ever really stopped to consider the entirety of Nicodemus the Pharisee’s nighttime meeting with Jesus as accounted for in John 3:1-21 (ESV)?  I hope you’ll follow along … Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, … Continue reading

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