Jesus was forsaken so you could be accepted

God’s Hope for Your Heart from Psalm 22 JESUS WAS FORSAKEN SO YOU COULD BE ACCEPTED “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?”  (Psalm 22:1a) For centuries, these opening words of Psalm 22 were spoken or sung by the people of Israel in times of suffering.  This Psalm was used as a prayer of […]

Jesus can turn your defeat into victory

God’s Hope for Your Heart from Mark 15 JESUS CAN TURN YOUR DEFEAT INTO VICTORY And those who passed by derided him, wagging their heads and saying, “Aha! You who would destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days, save yourself, and come down from the cross!”  (Mark 15:29-30) When the passers-by looked at Jesus, […]

Jesus lets defeat make Him victorious

Scripture Notes on Mark 15 “And those who passed by derided him, wagging their heads and saying, ‘Aha! You who would destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days, save yourself, and come down from the cross!’” -Mark 15:29-30 When the passers-by looked at Jesus, they thought they saw a failure…but they were blind. […]