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Around the Cross We See SINFUL MALEFACTOR

Luke 23:39
“And one of the malefactors which were hanged railed on him, saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself and us.”
Notice the question the malefactor railed to Jesus. “IF”?
Obviously he did not believe Jesus truly was the Christ. But also notice he said, “IF thou be CHRIST?” So that tells me that he knew if He truly was the Christ, he could save him from this cross. How often we sometimes are like this man on the cross. We believe in Jesus, BUT! We want Jesus to be there when we are in deep trouble, but when all is going well, well I don’t seem to have the time of day.



“If we say that we have no sin, we are deceiving ourselves and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness” (I John 1:8-9).
Integrity, honesty, truthfulness, and trustworthiness are values that we esteem. I spent almost twenty years with a company whose corporate value statement began with integrity, not with technical expertise or serving our client’s needs. Integrity was the number one value. We were expected to be honest with our clients and with each other and to stand completely behind our work. In fact, dishonesty in any form was a firing offense with only one warning.


All Of Us Are Guilty

Of Jesus’ Death On The Cross
Around the Cross We See . . . .
All of us are guilty of the death of Jesus on the cross
“If they shall fall away, to renew them again unto repentance; seeing they crucify to themselves the Son of God afresh, and put him to an open shame”
(Hebrews 6:6 KJV).