Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.

Devotionals Daily: A Year with Jesus

<< Devotionals Daily: A Year with Jesus

Devotionals Daily: A Year with Jesus - November 25, 2013

  • 2013 Nov 25
  • COMMENTS

Devotionals Daily: A Year with Jesus


Hope for Each Day
By Billy Graham

God’s Holiness

Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of hosts; The whole earth is full of His glory! - Isaiah 6:3

The Bible teaches that God is absolutely holy and pure. From Genesis to Revelation, God reveals that He is so holy He cannot even look on sin. Christ cried from the cross, “My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?” (Mark 15:34). What a horrible moment, as the blackness of human sin—now laid upon Christ—caused the Father to turn away in disgust. In that moment Jesus endured the ultimate punishment for our sins—the punishment of being banished from the presence of His Father on our behalf.

If you were asked to list the things you are thankful for, what would you include? Perhaps your family, health, friends, church—and those wouldn’t be wrong. We should be grateful for every gift God gives us. But the greatest gift of all is God’s gift of His Son, who endured the penalty we deserved for our sin, so we could be reconciled to a holy God. Never take that gift for granted! “Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift!” (2 Corinthians 9:15).

© 2002, 2012 by Billy Graham

Order your own copy of Hope for Each Day

Experience Hope Through Jesus

Written in the same style as Jesus Calling®, Jesus Today™contains all-new devotions for a hope-filled walk with God. Born out of missionary Sarah Young’s own trials, Jesus Today shows that hope shines brightest in adversity. Grow in grace, hear from God, and walk with Jesus Today.

Visit thomasnelson.com to view more inspirational devotions!
Archives

Follow Crosswalk.com