I mean, that thing is good. I wanna be friends with it.
Some Good Friday thoughts ...
From Mike Gendron's address tonight at Providence Church regarding Christ's 6th saying on the cross: "It is finished." (John 19:30)
Q: What does Jesus mean by "it"?
A: 10 accomplishments of Jesus when "it" was finished:
- Jesus' blood was shed.
- Divine justice was satisfied.
- Atonement was achieved.
- Sin was forgiven.
- Redemption was paid.
- Reconciliation was accomplished.
- Death was conquered.
- Righteousness was perfected.
- Salvation was secured.
- Heaven was opened.
From Ted Winton's address tonight at Providence Church regarding Christ's 7th saying on the cross: "Father, into your hands I commit my Spirit!" (Luke 23:46)
Q: What does this saying mean?
A: What it means to Him ... A commitment and dedication to His Father's plan for His life.
A: What it means to us ... Something we must share with Jesus, trusting in the Father's will for our lives, our futures.
- To hear these or any of the 7 sayings of Christ on the cross addressed during our Good Friday service, check out the Providence Church sermons page.