The Grace Of The Cross

          Today I want to spend a few moments meditating upon the cross of the Lord Jesus Christ and its wonderful impact upon our lives.  Everything about us is changed when we encounter the Lord Jesus Christ crucified.  In 1 Corinthians the Apostle Paul writes about the message of the cross as the solution to… Continue reading The Grace Of The Cross

The Fountain Of Life

                “On that day a fountain will be opened to the House of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, to cleanse them from sin and impurity.”                                                                                                                                                                 Zechariah 13:1                 What a wonderful and comforting promise for those who are living by faith in the LORD Jesus Christ.  As Zechariah has been prophesying regarding the… Continue reading The Fountain Of Life

Approaching The Throne Of Grace

                “Let us then approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.”                                                                                                                                 Hebrews 4:16                 In recent months a conviction has been growing in my heart and soul.  This is that God is calling His Church to a… Continue reading Approaching The Throne Of Grace

The Crucified One

                ““Don’t be alarmed,” he said.  “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified.  He has risen!  He is not here.  See the place where they laid Him.””                                                                                                                                                                 Mark 16:6                 As Mark concludes his Gospel he gives us a brief, but powerful picture of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading The Crucified One

A Summer Reflection

                “It is written in Isaiah the prophet: “I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way” “a voice of one calling in the desert, ‘Prepare the way for the Lord, make straight paths for Him.’””                                                                                                                                                                 Mark 1:2-3                 Rikki E. Watts in his helpful study of Mark’s Gospel makes… Continue reading A Summer Reflection

My Soul Is Overwhelmed

                “My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death,” He said to them.  “Stay here and keep watch.”                                                                                                                                                                 Mark 14:34                 Mark’s Gospel is really a masterful exposition of the Gospel account.  With great brevity the sacred author describes the events surrounding the Passion of our Lord with incredible detail, leading… Continue reading My Soul Is Overwhelmed

The Crucified One

                ““Don’t be alarmed,” he said.  “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified.  He has risen!  He is not here.  See the place where they laid Him.””                                                                                                                                                                 Mark 16:6                 As Mark concludes his Gospel he gives us a brief, but powerful picture of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading The Crucified One