Commit · End · Good Friday · Trust

horribly good… finish…

Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. John 19:30 NIV The horribly good day… comes to an end… Jesus… breathed His last… gave up His spirit… committing His life into the Father’s hands… The life He lived as the Word made flesh… all He’d done according…… Continue reading horribly good… finish…

Beginning · Betrayed · End · Good Friday

horribly good… two gardens…

Today… the day we remember the horribly good… Good Friday… For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame… Hebrews 12:2 NIV God in two gardens… Eden… Gethsemane… Each a beginning… And an end… In Eden our relationship with God began… we naked and unashamed… sin-less… walked with God… enjoyed His…… Continue reading horribly good… two gardens…

Buried · Death · Good Friday · Holy Week · Hope

betrayed… beaten… crucified… buried… (part 4)

Good Friday… the end of the day… After this, Jesus, knowing that all things were now accomplished, that the Scripture might be fulfilled, said, “I thirst!” Now a vessel full of sour wine was sitting there; and they filled a sponge with sour wine, put it on hyssop, and put it to His mouth. So…… Continue reading betrayed… beaten… crucified… buried… (part 4)

Crucified · Good Friday · Holy Week

betrayed… beaten… crucified… buried… (part 3)

Good Friday… part three… what He suffered for me… At this point and time in Israel… the Jews had no authority to kill a condemned man… they were under Roman rule… So they took Him to Pilate… the governor of Jerusalem… to accuse… question… condemn to death… Then Pilate, when he had called together the…… Continue reading betrayed… beaten… crucified… buried… (part 3)

Beaten · Good Friday · Holy Week · Lies · Truth

betrayed… beaten… crucified… buried… (part 2)

Good Friday… part two… what He suffered for you… And immediately, while He was still speaking, Judas, one of the twelve, with a great multitude with swords and clubs, came from the chief priests and the scribes and the elders. Now His betrayer had given them a signal saying, “Whoever I kiss, He is the…… Continue reading betrayed… beaten… crucified… buried… (part 2)