The Great Exchange

Good Friday. The stage was set. The crowd had won. Pilate had caved in to peer-pressure. The Sanhedrin had come up with false evidence. Judas had betrayed his leader for 30 pieces of silver. The hill was climbed and it was time. Time for the execution of Jesus Christ. Time for man to put to…

The Cross

{Introducing a new All4God contributor, a guy I (Pete) went to school with – Matthew Kirk, a Christian currently studying History and Politics at Durham University, blessed with the revelation of the truth that Jesus Christ, the Living God, came to earth to die on the cross reconciling all who believe in Him to God…

It is finished

“Jesus said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and released his spirit.” John 19:30 On the cross as Jesus breathed his last He cried out “It is finished.” On the cross “he was pierced for our rebellion, crushed for our sins. He was beaten so we could be whole. He was whipped so we could be…

Suddenly I see

“That same day two of Jesus followers were walking to the village of Emmaus. seven miles from Jerusalem. As they walked along they were talking about everything that had happened. As they talked and discussed these things. Jesus himself suddenly came and began walking with them. But God kept them from recognizing him. …. Then…

How He loves us

“For God loved the world so much that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 You’ve probably heard the verse so many times. Maybe you accepted that gift of love long ago. Perhaps through familiarity it has lost some…

The greatest day in history

“The women were terrified and bowed with their faces to the ground. Then the men asked, “Why are you looking among the dead for someone who is alive? He isn’t here! He is risen from the dead! Remember what he told you back in Galilee, that the Son of Man must be betrayed into the…

Silence

On Good Friday Jesus was crucified and before nightfall was buried to avoid being left hanging on the Jewish Sabbath. At this point for the disciples, their entire world had caved in. Everything they were living for was buried behind a stone in a tomb in the hills of Jerusalem. Their hope had gone. They…

The day that true love died

“For God loved the world so much that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 “Carrying the cross by himself, Jesus went to the place called Skull Hill (in Hebrew, Golgotha). There they crucified him” John 19:17-18 The cross.…

Cheers to Jeers

Palm Sunday. The triumphant entry into Jerusalem, Jesus riding in on the donkey, crowds cheering, laying down coats and palm leaves, proclaiming Him as King. The whole city was talking about it (Matthew 21:10). For the disciples, this was the dream. They had abandoned everything to follow Jesus in the belief that He was the…