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What a Savior!

By   •   April 5

white cross with crown of thorns

What was the power and influence that changed the cross from an instrument of bloody torture into the most glorious and beloved of all symbols? The Romans crucified thousands of people before and after Calvary. If Jesus had not risen from the dead, no right-minded person would have glorified anything so hideous and repulsive as a cross stained with the blood of Jesus. By the miracle of His rising from the grave, Jesus placed the seal of assurance upon the forgiveness of our sins.

A dead Christ could not have been our Savior. An unopened grave would never have opened heaven. By bursting the chains of the tomb, Jesus proved Himself to all ages the conqueror of sin. The sacrifice on Calvary had fulfilled its purpose; the ransom price paid for your sins and mine had been accepted by God. Hallelujah, what a Savior!

Prayer for the day

Each time I see the empty cross, let me be reminded of Your suffering and Your victory, Lord Jesus.

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8 Comments

  1. Beverly Mahon says:

    Thank God for all you do! I can’t contribute money so you have my prayers and deep gratitude.

  2. anita says:

    Your my life my all Jesus! Thank you for being close now and forever! Your sacrifice wil never go in vain for all generations…Praise God!

  3. Scotty says:

    GLORY TO GOD < ~~~ thx B*G*E*A…

  4. gail bair says:

    Going to Coral Ridge……………..it is a life saver here in Ft, Lauderdale.

  5. johanne says:

    We will never know the entier price he payed for our sin.

  6. Gerry says:

    If Christ had not died that day for us at Calvary where would be today.? ….lost and without Hope.

  7. Suzanne says:

    Thank you Jesus for dying on the cross for my sins.

  8. Joyce Paul says:

    Lord JESUS is the only source of spiritual power and satisfies our deepest Longings.
    God Bless Dr Billy Graham, Franklin Graham, Will Graham and BGEA! amen.