What To Do When Life Hurts

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Psalm 43 Vindicate me, O God, and defend my cause against an ungodly people, from the deceitful and unjust man deliver me! For you are the God in whom I take refuge; why have you rejected me? Why do I go about mourning because of the oppression of the enemy? Send out your light and…

The Resurrection of Jesus

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Luke 23:50–56 Now there was a man named Joseph, from the Jewish town of Arimathea. He was a member of the council, a good and righteous man, who had not consented to their decision and action; and he was looking for the kingdom of God. This man went to Pilate and asked for the body…

The Crucifixion of Jesus

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Luke 23:26–49 And as they led him away, they seized one Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the country, and laid on him the cross, to carry it behind Jesus. And there followed him a great multitude of the people and of women who were mourning and lamenting for him. But turning to…

Sinners Want Jesus Dead

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Luke 22:66–71 When day came, the assembly of the elders of the people gathered together, both chief priests and scribes. And they led him away to their council, and they said, “If you are the Christ, tell us.” But he said to them, “If I tell you, you will not believe, and if I ask…

The Most Unjust Night Ever

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Luke 22:47–65 While he was still speaking, there came a crowd, and the man called Judas, one of the twelve, was leading them. He drew near to Jesus to kiss him, but Jesus said to him, “Judas, would you betray the Son of Man with a kiss?” And when those who were around him saw…

How To Escape Temptation

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Luke 22:31–46 “Simon, Simon, behold, Satan demanded to have you, that he might sift you like wheat, but I have prayed for you that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned again, strengthen your brothers.” Peter said to him, “Lord, I am ready to go with you both to prison and to…