Tag: faith

The “V” Word

I was entranced by my morning devotions as I came to a deeper understanding of a spiritual truth.  The scripture, found in Mark 14, tells about a time in Bethany when Jesus was enjoying a meal with friends.  Not just…

The Road to Emmaus

And behold, two of them were going that very day to a village named Emmaus, which was about seven miles from Jerusalem.  And they were talking with each other about all these things which had taken place.  While they were…

Risen!

Matthew 28 Now after the Sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to look at the grave.  And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel…

Questions ~ Meaning of the Cross

I ask: What was achieved on the cross? PROPITIATION: Appeasement of an offended party from wrath or anger.  REDEMPTION: What is required in order to liberate from oppression, enslavement, or another type of binding obligation.  JUSTIFICATION: Divine, forensic act of…