The Power of Christ’s Words - Greg Laurie Daily Devotion - April 13, 2017
The Power of Christ’s Words
Christ’ passionate love for the world is evident in His statements from the Cross:
“Father, forgive them for they know not what they do.” Luke 23:34
Do you realize that you are in need of the Father’s forgiveness?
“Today you will with Me in Paradise.” Luke 23:43
Have you realized and confessed Jesus as your personal Savior?
“Woman, behold your son.” John 19:26
Jesus is concerned for us and provides for all of us.
“My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?” Matthew 27:46
Jesus was forsaken so we don’t have to be.
“I thirst!” John 19:28
This personal statement reminds us that Jesus is not only God, but He also was man. Jesus identifies with our needs.
Jesus paid for our sins, and sin’s control over our lives is broken!
“Father, into Your hands I commit My spirit.” Luke 23:46
You can entrust your life into God’s hands.
If you are reading this today and you’ve never committed your life to Jesus Christ, would you click [Knowing God link] and confess Him as Your Savior and Lord?
Summary sentence: There is life-changing power in the seven statements from the cross!
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