The Unique Resurrection of Jesus (2)

“Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life.”     John 11:25  Why is Christ’s resurrection unique? (1) He’s the only one who didn’t die again. In Scripture all others who rose from the dead, died again. Jesus was the … Continued


The Unique Resurrection of Jesus (1)

“I died, but look – I am alive forever and ever!”    Revelation 1:18 NLT The fact that Jesus arose from the dead isn’t what makes Him unique. The Bible records seven other resurrections. Jesus was number eight (the biblical … Continued


The Transforming Truth About Calvary (4)

“Jesus said, ‘It is finished.’ With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit.”     John 19:30 NIV Calvary was victorious! The cross may look like the triumph of evil over goodness, the powerful over the powerless, but only … Continued


The Transforming Truth About Calvary (3)

“Without shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.”     Hebrews 9:22 NAS Third, Calvary was vital! Exactly how vital? As vital as life or death, hope or despair, heaven or hell. It’s our only means of salvation! “There is salvation in … Continued


The Transforming Truth About Calvary (2)

“He personally carried our sins in his body on the cross.”     1 Peter 2:24 NLT Second, Calvary was vicarious, which means “an act undertaken by someone in another’s place.” Seen through the lens of sentiment or superstition, the cross may … Continued