'cross' tagged posts

Connecting the Dots

When people ask me as a pastor what gets me excited, most expect me to say, “When somebody gives their lives to Jesus.” In Luke 9 we read that the angels in heaven rejoice when a sinner repents. Therefore, when a person commits their lives to Christ, that should excite us. Although I agree that…

The Wisdom of God

As much as people debate the existence of a god and books continue to be printed declaring the virtues of atheism, God still does well in the polls. With all these opinions and views, perhaps the larger question is, “What kind of God are we voting for in these opinion polls?” I can read Christopher…

The Great Exchange

In the life of Jesus, He has interactions with people from every walk of life. There were fishermen, teachers of the law, prostitutes and tax collectors. But there was one person with whom Jesus had no contact with yet he benefited greatly because of Jesus’ death. His name was Barabbas. His name literally means, “son…