What Will You Do With Jesus?

What Will You Do With Jesus?

Continuing our reading from Matthew chapter 27, beginning at verse 15. “Now at the feast the governor was accustomed to release for the crowd any one prisoner whom they wanted. And they had then a notorious prisoner called Barabbas. So when they had gathered, Pilate said to them, “Whom do you want me to release…

The Blood of the Lamb

The Blood of the Lamb

Let me invite you to turn with me in your Bibles to Exodus chapter 12. We’re going to be looking at the first 13 verses of Exodus 12 this afternoon for this first sermon. Many of you know the context of Exodus 12. In Exodus chapter 11 God threatens the tenth and final plague on…

Father, Glorify Your Son

Father, Glorify Your Son

Father, here on this holy sacred night, as we think about Jesus celebrating the supper with His disciples, moving out from the upper room into Gethsemane to be betrayed, to be denied, all of this, Lord, as forerunners for Good Friday. Father, we pray that You would bless our hearts as we now gather around…

Why Have You Forsaken Me?

Why Have You Forsaken Me?

We can know something of it, as David knew something of Christ’s suffering and sorrow, so that enables us to go to Christ, to go to Christ in our times of sorrow. As Corrie ten Boom once put it, “There is no pit so deep that He is not deeper still.” No pit so deep that He is not deeper still.

How Did Christ Empty Himself?

How Did Christ Empty Himself?

The question then is not whether every tongue will confess, but whether your tongues will confess. And our knees will bow, now while it is the day of salvation, or at the end of the age when it is too late. Now is the time to enter into the purpose of all of human history, that the One who came as a servant, who emptied Himself of all that He had as His right, that He might be in the end exalted above all things, will you now confess Him, worship Him, and give Him the honor He so rightly deserves?

In My Place Condemned He Stood

In My Place Condemned He Stood

Well, the wheels were in motion to put Jesus to death. John tells us it’s Passover time. In just a week’s time, the Lamb, the Lord Jesus, would be slain, bearing the sins of His own. As people gather for the Passover, they asked the question, “Where’s Jesus? Isn’t He coming? Is He going to go up to the feast at all?” they asked.

Jesus was not only going up to the feast, Jesus was the feast. He is the Lamb who takes away the sins of the world.

Christ as Lamb

Christ as Lamb

Continuing with Revelation chapter 5, verses 6 through 8. “And between the throne and the four living creatures and among the elders I saw a Lamb standing, as though it had been slain, with seven horns and with seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God sent out into all the earth. And He…