Words from the Cross

Words from the Cross

The Word of Humanity

 THE WORD OF HUMANITY   Words from the Cross – Part 5  Link to YouVersion Bible App “After this, Jesus knew that everything had been done. So that the Scripture would come true, he said, ‘I am thirsty.’ There was a jar full of vinegar there, so the soldiers soaked a sponge in it, put the sponge on a branch of a hyssop plant, and lifted it to Jesus’ mouth.” John 19:28-29 (NCV)  “The soldiers tried to give Jesus wine mixed…

The Word of Substitution

THE WORD OF SUBSTITUTION Words from the Cross – Part 4 YouVersion Link “At noon, darkness fell across the whole land until three o’clock. At about three o’clock, Jesus cried out in a loud voice, ‘Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?’ which means, ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?’” Matthew 27:45-46 (NLT) WHAT HAPPENED HERE? Jesus became my ________________________ “He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the…

THE WORD OF ASSURANCE

Words from the Cross – Part 2 “One of the criminals hanging beside Jesus hurled insults at him. ‘So, you’re the Messiah, are you? Prove it by saving yourself – and us, too, while you’re at it!’ But the other criminal protested, ‘Don’t you fear God even when you have been sentenced to die? We deserve to die for our crimes, but this man hasn’t done anything wrong.’ Then he said, ‘Jesus, remember me when you come into your Kingdom.’…

The Word of Forgiveness

THE WORD OF FORGIVENESS Words from the Cross – Part 1 “Two others, both criminals, were led out to be executed with him. Finally, they came to a place called The Skull [or Golgotha]. All three were crucified there – Jesus on the center cross, and the two criminals on either side. Then Jesus said, ‘FATHER FORGIVE THEM, FOR THEY DO NOT KNOW WHAT THEY ARE DOING.’ And the soldiers gambled for his clothes by throwing dice. As the crowd…