Contributed by Perry Greene on Feb 10, 2018
The cross displays God's universal affection for all of us; God's personal affection for each of us; and our affection for Jesus and one another.
1. “Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross.”
2. If we had been in Jerusalem on the Friday Jesus was crucified, how close to the cross would we have stood?
a. Matthew 26.30-32 (cf. Zechariah 13.7)
30 And when they had sung a hymn, they went out to the Mount of Olives. 31 Then Jesus said to them, “You will