The resurrection of Jesus Christ is central to Christianity. When a person places their faith in Jesus as Lord and Savior, they are trusting in the finished work of Christ on the cross to pay the penalty for their sin and the bodily resurrection of Jesus proving he was God in the flesh and is … Continue reading Five truths about the resurrection
The Resurrection of Jesus
The Bible makes it clear. The resurrection of Jesus is essential to everything we believe. 1 Corinthians 15:14-19 14 And if Christ has not been raised, then our proclamation is without foundation, and so is your faith. 15 In addition, we are found to be false witnesses about God, because we have testified about God … Continue reading The Resurrection of Jesus
Six Reasons I Believe in the Resurrection of Jesus
I believe. I mean, I really believe. I believe in the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Here are six reasons that I believe. Reason #1: The Bible says that Jesus rose from the dead. The Bible boldly declares that on the third day after His death, Jesus rose from the dead. See the last chapters of … Continue reading Six Reasons I Believe in the Resurrection of Jesus
If Jesus died on Friday and rose from the dead on Sunday, then how was He in the grave for three days?
Great question. Glad you asked. The answer is quite simple when you consider the way that days were counted in the first century in Jerusalem (and continue to be counted in various cultures today). We in America are probably thinking that 72 hours are required to count three days, but that's not required. One thing to remember that … Continue reading If Jesus died on Friday and rose from the dead on Sunday, then how was He in the grave for three days?
The Passion Week – What Jesus Experienced Day by Day That Week
Here is a good chart to help you visualize what Jesus went through day by day during the week leading up to his crucifixion and resurrection. His strength, composure, focus, compassion and love for us were on full display. This graphic shows how the four gospel writers wrote down the eyewitness accounts of the events, … Continue reading The Passion Week – What Jesus Experienced Day by Day That Week
The Way. The Truth. The Life.
How do you know the right way to go? Follow Jesus, he will always lead you on the right path. How do you find out the truth, in any situation? Ask Jesus, he will always give you the truth. How can you know that you will have eternal life in heaven and enjoy abundant life … Continue reading The Way. The Truth. The Life.
Do You Believe This?
The news was not good. A close friend was gravely sick, and he was far away. He just knew in his heart that his friend was going to die. When he finally arrived near the house to check on his friend and his friend's family, the look on Martha's face confirmed it: her brother Lazarus … Continue reading Do You Believe This?
Are You Teachable?
One of the characteristics that I admire the most in people is this: being teachable. These are people who are constantly thinking, reading, listening, praying, feeling, and learning. They are many times early-adapters of new technologies, strategies and leadership principles. I especially admire those who take all the ideas they are bombarded with, put them … Continue reading Are You Teachable?