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hammer hitting spike on cross

Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.

Mary looking concerned

Woman, here is your son.

Barbara Welch header MCL

My Christian life: Pen pal shares faith with prisoners

Jesus on cross

Father, into your hands I commit my spirit.

MARCH ISSUE

Parent conversations: How do parents not let worry get the best of them?

When I was expecting my first child, I remember someone telling me that having a child means…

My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?

The trial had finally ended. As I prepared to leave the parking garage after the sentencing, one…

It is finished.

One sentence can permanently change your life. “Your mother and I are getting a divorce.” “I’m pregnant.”…

I am thirsty.

“Later, knowing that everything had now been finished, and so that Scripture would be fulfilled, Jesus said,…

Today you will be with me in paradise.

The condemned criminal hanging on a cross outside the walls of Jerusalem knew that he was guilty….

Woman, here is your son.

If one were to ask, “What did Jesus do to save us?” most Christians would answer, “He…

King David and our future King: Article 3

For David, for Jesus, and for us, the cross comes before the crown. It was a meteoric…

The Seven Words

Their nails were freshly driven, their hatred clearly shown, when, “Let them be forgiven,” was heard at…

Father, into your hands I commit my spirit.

Trust might be one of the more serious casualties of the pandemic. The unreliability of humans Faith…

Q&A: Can you explain Jesus’ words to the wailing women he met on his way to be crucified?

Jesus had just handed the crossbeam to Simon of Cyrene who would carry it the rest of…

Lenten repentance, Lenten appreciation

Taking things for granted happens all too easily. The worst part about taking things for granted is…

Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.

You can learn volumes about a man by watching him die. Time is more precious than ever….

My Christian life: Pen pal shares faith with prisoners

God’s grace brings forgiveness, hope, and love across prison walls. “Remember those in prison as if you…

The Judas priority

It was just 30 pieces of silver. But that was enough. He betrayed Jesus, a friend who…

Confessions of faith: Caroline and Lawrence McCatty

A couple’s prayers are answered as they discover the truth of God’s Word as well as new opportunities…