Tag: Crucifixion

Seed of Hope.

“I will put hostility between you and the woman, and between your seed and her seed. He will strike your head, and you will strike his heel.” Genesis 3:15 The Genesis 3 account of humanity’s fall in the Garden of Eden is a story with which many of us are familiar. It is a Bible…

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Hope for Tomorrow.

“But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning;     great is your faithfulness. ‘The Lord is my portion,’ says my soul,     ‘therefore I will hope in him.’”  Lamentations 3:21-24 The Book of Lamentations,…

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Walk the Line.

“The word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord: ‘Stand in the gate of the Lord’s house, and proclaim there this word, and say, Hear the word of the Lord, all you men of Judah who enter these gates to worship the Lord. Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Amend your…

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Trust.

“In you, O Lord, do I take refuge;     let me never be put to shame;     in your righteousness deliver me! Incline your ear to me;     rescue me speedily! Be a rock of refuge for me,     a strong fortress to save me! For you are my rock and my fortress;     and for your name’s sake you…

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Illogical.

 “For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.  For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the discernment of the discerning I will thwart. Where is the one who is wise? Where…

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Vines and Roots.

“Let me sing now for my well-beloved A song of my beloved concerning His vineyard. My well-beloved had a vineyard on a fertile hill. He dug it all around, removed its stones, And planted it with the choicest vine. And He built a tower in the middle of it And also hewed out a wine…

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What Are You Giving?

“For this is how God loved the world: He gave his only Son so that everyone who believes in him would not be lost but have eternal life.” John 3:16.  “I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now…

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