Contributed on Oct 19, 2006
lessons learned from the words of affection uttered on the cross: sacred pattern; simple principle; solemn privilege
Words Of Affection John 19:17-27 The third word from the cross presents us with one of the tenderest scenes to be observed on the day Christ was crucified. Here are words of affection. Mary is at the cross where Jesus is being crucified. This was without question her most difficult ...read more
Contributed on Nov 5, 2006
examine the cry form the cross "I thirst"
John 19:28 "I THIRST." These words were spoken by the suffering Saviour a little before he bowed his head and gave up the spirit. "I thirst." What a text for a sermon! A short one it is true, yet how comprehensive, how expressive, and how tragic! The Maker of heaven and earth with ...read more
Contributed on Nov 12, 2006
what was finished when Jesus died on the cross.
THE WORD OF VICTORY "When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished." John 19:30 The last two weeks we have been occupied with the tragedy of the cross; we turn now to its triumph. "It is finished." The ancient Greeks boasted of being able to say much in little. ...read more
Contributed on Nov 18, 2006
Truths can one learn from the last words of the Saviour from the cross
THE WORD OF CONTENTMENT "And when Jesus had cried with a loud voice, he said, Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit: and having said thus, he gave up his spirit." Luke 23:46 These words set before us the last words of the Saviour before He died. It is words of contentment, of ...read more