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Being cross about Covid won’t help

(Photo: Unsplash/VeraDavidova)Twenty-five years ago, I was sitting on a park bench in Sheffield feeling very sorry for myself. I had blown it - again. I doubt I'm the only one who's ever been embarrassed by being stuck in a behavioural loop our own worst enemy. For me it was about my desperate search for a... Read more

Church ‘distressed’ after vandal filmed trying to tear down cross

A man was filmed trying to tear down a large wooden cross from the front of Chadwell Heath Baptist Church in Dagenham, East LondonAn east London church has spoken of its distress after a vandal was caught on video trying to tear down its cross.  The shocking incident happened at Chadwell Heath Baptist Church on... Read more

Former Inmate Handcrafts 11-Foot Cross for Prison Ministry

Former Inmate Handcrafts 11-Foot Cross for Prison Ministry A former inmate who came to Christ after hearing the gospel message from a Hollywood Impact Studios prison ministry has crafted an 11-foot cross to be used in prison ministry.After becoming a Christian, Alfio, who was arrested more than 50 times, was released 2 years earlier than... Read more

Students at Christian College Stand against Radical Protestors Who Want to Tear Down Cross

Students at Christian College Stand against Radical Protestors Who Want to Tear Down Cross Students and pastors in Eugene, Oregon, took a stand against protestors on Friday who allegedly wanted to deface and tear down a cross that has been on the small private Christian colleges campus for decades.A Facebook post entitled, War... Read more

1,200-Year-Old Cross Found in Pakistan Implies Christianity Was There ‘Before Islam Came’

1,200-Year-Old Cross Found in Pakistan Implies Christianity Was There 'Before Islam Came' A giant cross estimated to be at least 1,200 years old has been discovered in the mountains of Pakistan and could include hints of Christianitys early presence there.The marble rock cross, weighing three to four tons and spanning seven feet from... Read more

Bronze cross among finds at ancient Christian settlement uncovered in Israel

A mosaic floor found at Pi Mazuva(Photo: Israel Antiquities Authority)Archaeologists in Israel have found what they believe to be an ancient Christian settlement dating back to the 7th century AD. Pi Mazuva was first discovered in 2007 and ongoing research at the site has brought many artefacts to light, offering insights into the nature of... Read more

1,200-year-old cross found in Pakistan

(Photo: University of Baltistan)A cross believed to be 1,200-years-old has been uncovered in the Himalayas in Pakistan. The ancient cross is made of white marble and was discovered near the village of Kavardo in the Karakoram mountain range. The location of the find sits along what was once the Silk Road, a route traversed by... Read more

Death penalty undermines Jesus’ redemptive work on the cross – Shane Claiborne

Christian author and activist Shane ClaiborneShane Claiborne has spoken out against the death penalty, saying that it "undermines the redemptive work that Jesus did on the cross" and "the possibilities of redemption". The Simple Way founder made the comments during a wideranging discussion with the Institute on Religion & Democracy that also touched on abortion. During the online... Read more

2 Reasons Jesus Died on the Cross

Why did Jesus die? Historically, from a human perspective, the answer is straightforward enough. The Jewish leaders plotted against him, Judas betrayed him, Herod and Pilate tried him, and the Roman soldiers executed him. A number of individuals and groups were responsible for his death. As Luke puts it, “Wicked men put him to death... Read more

The Cross and the Lynching Tree: A Requiem for Ahmaud Arbery

Five-thousand steps, 2.2miles. A man just shy of his 26th birthday stepped out into the sun and ran for the final time upon this earth. Five-thousand steps, 2.2miles. He encountered two men who tested positive for confederate COVID-1619. The disease is often asymptomatic and spreads through human contact, rhetoric, ignorance, and family relationship. Ahmaud Arberya... Read more

Nothing Can Separate Us: The Cross and the Jail Cell

[ad_1] This distinctive Stations of the Cross challenge options the phrases and experiences of incarcerated college students enrolled within the College of Restorative Arts (SRA) program supplied by North Park Theological Seminary (NPTS) at Stateville Correctional Middle. Stateville is a maximum-security jail simply outdoors of Chicago that homes 1,200 males. NPTS enrolls over 80 college... Read more

The Energy of the Cross | Easter Devotional by Phil Ware

[ad_1] Later, Joseph of Arimathea requested Pilate for the physique of Jesus. Now Joseph was a disciple of Jesus, however secretly as a result of he feared the Jews. With Pilate’s permission, he got here and took the physique away. He was accompanied by Nicodemus, the person who earlier had visited Jesus at night time.... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 7 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Advertising supervisor for Bible Gateway. The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our entire coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship along with his folks. All through this Bible examine, which you'll learn by yourself or in a gaggle setting, you’ll discover hyperlinks to... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 6 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our complete coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship together with his folks. All through this Bible examine, which you'll be able to learn by yourself or in a bunch setting, you’ll discover hyperlinks to Bible Gateway... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 5 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Advertising and marketing supervisor for Bible Gateway. The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our entire coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship along with his folks. All through this Bible research, which you'll learn by yourself or in a gaggle setting, you’ll discover... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 4 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our entire coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship together with his individuals. All through this Bible research, which you'll be able to learn by yourself or in a gaggle setting, you’ll discover hyperlinks to Bible Gateway... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 3 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Advertising supervisor for Bible Gateway. The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our entire coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship along with his folks. All through this Bible examine, which you'll learn by yourself or in a gaggle setting, you’ll discover hyperlinks to... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 2 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Advertising supervisor for Bible Gateway. The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our complete coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship together with his individuals. All through this Bible examine, which you'll learn by yourself or in a gaggle setting, you’ll discover hyperlinks to... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross, Week 1 – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Advertising and marketing supervisor for Bible Gateway. Be part of us on this Lenten Journey by means of Scripture! The season of Lent invitations us to return to God with our entire coronary heart. It’s a theme that runs all through Scripture and Gods relationship together with his individuals. All through this Bible examine,... Read more

Strolling with Christ to the Cross: Take This Lenten Journey By means of Scripture – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] Advertising and marketing supervisor for Bible Gateway. Ash Wednesday is February 26th this yr, and with the Easter season quick approaching, Bible Gateway wish to introduce you to Strolling with Christ to the Cross. This sturdy free e-mail devotional is meant to make studying Scripture a extra immersive and faith-transforming journey. Starting February 28th... Read more

The Satanic Doctrine of a Wrathless Cross

[ad_1] Sooner or later as I perused a bookstores faith part, throughout the literary mlange of orthodoxy, heresy, and inspirational moralism, one title caught my eye. Lies We Consider About God by William Paul Younger, creator of the mega-bestselling novel The Shack, seemed quick and pithy, and it addressed an actual want on the earth:... Read more

Justin Bieber: Thank You Jesus For Giving Your Life on the Cross | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Justin Bieber has had a busy few weeks, however he not too long ago took a break from selling the discharge of his new album Modifications to put up a message of gratitude. Alongside a graphic that reads Thank You Jesus he wrote: Thanks Jesus to your forgiveness! Thanks Jesus that once... Read more

Journey with Jesus on His Journey to the Cross – Tim Challies

[ad_1] This week the weblog is sponsored by The Good E book Firm, publishers of To Search and To Save: Every day Reflections on the Highway to the Cross by Sinclair B Ferguson. They invite you to obtain the primary three entries at present! Most of us have made journeys which have been memorable. Some... Read more

Good Guys Carrying Weapons & a Savior Who Carried a Cross

[ad_1] Im a Texan and a member of the Church of Christ just like the congregation that was lately attacked. Actually, had my household been touring by way of the realm, we would have stopped and worshipped with the saints at White Settlement close to Fort Value. The final Sunday morning worship service of the... Read more