Worth

Only one is of ultimate worth–God–because He gave with no thought for Himself.  He gave knowing full well how much He would suffer, and He gave anyway.  No one has ever done that.  That is why I love and worship Jesus alone.  And if His selfless love is manifest through me in even the smallest…

No Greater Love

Image from The Passion of the Christ (Mel Gibson, 2004) In the garden of Gethsemane, tears and bloody sweat dripped from Jesus’s face.  He was praying hard, asking if there was any way out of the cross: “My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me.  Yet not as I will, but as…

Self-Denial and Cross-Bearing (Part 4)

Image from the film, “The Passion of the Christ” (Mel Gibson, 2004) This series is excerpted from a piece written by an author at Christaslife.com.  The author wished to remain anonymous. *** Not Watering Down the Cross In case we might want to make the act of taking up the Cross into something less than what…