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Know God in a Year #238 Five Forever Changed

After the earthquake, unearthly stillness covers the crucifixion site.

Many who had joined the crowd from curiosity, and were caught up in crying for his death, now accused by their consciences, go home, silent. 231 more words

Good And Evil

A Christmas Reminder About Jesus: Who is He to Me?"

You’ve probably said it yourself, “Jesus died for me,” but do you really know what that means?  I don’t think most people do. In fact, I don’t think most people understand why Jesus was born, why he had to be killed, and what it all really means to them.   2,448 more words

Short Little Rebel

Advent 21: The One about Strange Gifts

They were the strangest set of gifts that Mary had ever seen!

These important looking people were really offering her son gold, some incense (she had only ever seen it used in the temple to worship God) and perfume. 660 more words


Advent 12: A Long Time ago in Bethlehem

The Roman emperor, Augustus, decreed that a census should be taken throughout the Roman Empire (Luke 2.1) and as a result, Mary and Joseph went to Bethlehem. 652 more words


Revelation from God 

When I use to read over scriptures talking about God binding up the broken hearted (isaiah 61:1), I use to limit it to God healing those who have been hurt, By allowing them to over come the pain, without their character/morals being affected negatively. 294 more words

Why did Christ die?

“God does not love us because Christ died for us; Christ died for us because God loves us.”

(John Stott, The Cross of Christ)



Why Did Jesus Die? Stick Animation

Sometime the message of the cross gets all complicated, with rules added by man, and all sorts of theories about “how” to get to heaven. Salvation is a free gift(not of our works) offered by a LOVING God— the message of the cross is really rather simple, which is how I think God intended it to be. 84 more words