Up Your Cross
Keeping your focus on the cross of Jesus Christ every day
will be a reminder of
the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross for sins payment and the
eternal life for those who believe in Him.
The cross is also a reminder to follow the example of Jesus as written
in God's Word. Trusting, obeying and following Jesus everyday in
His strength that strenghtens us.
Matthew 16:24-26 Then Jesus said to His
disciples, If anyone desires to come after Me, let
him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. For
whoever desires to save his life will lose
it, butwhoever loses his life for My sake will
find it. For what profit is it to a man if he gains the whole
world, and loses his own soul? Or what will a man give in exchange
for his soul?
4:13 I can do all things through
Believing in the Gospel of Jesus Christ is
the only hope for a lost soul now, the only way to be forgiven of sins
penalty now, the only way to have peace with God now, and the only way
to receive the gift and promise of eternal life in
Heaven now, while avoiding Hells eternal torment separated from God for