God saw what the disciples did not see—Jesus paid the price of our sins! What Satan, the scribes, and the Pharisees meant for evil, God worked it out for the salvation of anyone who trusts Christ as their Lord and Savior.
CALVARY WAS A REAL “GAME CHANGER.” No other single event has so drastically changed world than what happened at Mount Calvary over 2,000 years ago. The crucifixion of Christ is the FOCAL POINT of all history. The world has never been the same since.
Colossians 2:12-15 Most sermons about the crucifixion of Christ focus on His sufferings as a man at Calvary. Indeed, no man suffered as much as Jesus did on the cross (Isa. 52:14). He took the suffering you and I deserved. This morning I want us to focus on another side of Calvary—Not the sufferings of […]
John 19:19-22 When the soldiers nailed Christ to the cross, they placed “a title” on the cross above Jesus’ head. The “title” identified who the person on the cross was. Pilate wrote the title —“JESUS OF NAZARETH THE KING OF THE JEWS.” Matthew 27:37 and Mark 15:26 calls it “his accusation” — It signified what […]
Luke 23:26-33 Our text mentions the man who carried Jesus’ cross. His name was Simon the Cyrenian—In addition to our text He is also mentioned in… Matthew 27:32—And as they came out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name: him they compelled to bear his cross. Mark 15:21—And they compel one Simon a […]