Power of the Cross
July 19, 2020
1 Corinthians 1:22–24 ESV “1:22 For Jews demand signs and Greeks seek wisdom,
1:23 but we preach Christ crucified, a stumbling block to Jews and folly to Gentiles,
1:24 but to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ the power of God and the wisdom of God.”
Luke 23:32–34 ESV “23:32 ¶ Two others, who were criminals, were led away to be put to death with him.
23:33 And when they came to the place that is called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on his right and one on his left.
23:34 And Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” And they cast lots to divide his garments.”
His on the cross
Jesus prayed on the
“Father, forgive them.”
Jesus prayed for His
Jesus prayed for His and the came at Pentecost
Acts 2:23, 37–41
His to the Father
23:34 And Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.”
Our need for
Romans 10:9, 13 ESV “10:9 because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
10:13 For “everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.””
2 Chronicles 7:14 ESV “if my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land.”