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Lamb of God IV: Taking Away the Sin of the World

“Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!” The significance of Jesus as Lamb of God is core to our faith and core to our position in relationship with God. We can only be righteous … Continue reading

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Lamb of God III: Eternal Sacrifice

We cannot solve eternal problems with temporal solutions. Jesus is the imperishable Lamb of God. He offers our eternal answer. Jesus was chosen before the creation of the world to be the sacrifice for our sin and to give us … Continue reading

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It Is Finished!

When Jesus was sacrificed for us, he proclaimed, “It is finished!” When Jesus died, the cycle of sacrifice for sins was fulfilled. Jesus fulfilled the whole sacrificial system. In his sacrifice, we never have to atone for sin again. We … Continue reading

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Jesus: God’s Gift For You

There was no other way. No other way to deal with the problem of sin. Here’s why: Jesus is the only one without sin. He was tempted in every way you will face in your life, yet he is without … Continue reading

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Finished!

As you consider the crucifixion today, I wonder if you might consider what is finished? What needed to be paid for or covered in your life? Why would Jesus have needed to go to the cross for you? Each of … Continue reading

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Gospel Revelation

Some might think that the events of Jesus’ life unfolded in a chain of action – reaction moves leading up to his arrest. We see today that Jesus knew and told his disciples exactly what would happen in advance regarding … Continue reading

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Hard Truth Christmas Story

Fire and brimstone Jesus has no place in the 21st century, and that’s why we need him. The punishment that brought us peace was on him. Hard truth. Hard truth of Christmas. We go astray, Jesus takes the bullet, and … Continue reading

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