On the heels of Peter's great confession, comes evidence of great confusion still. He may have been persuaded of Jesus' identity as the Messiah, but he still had a long way to go in his understanding of God's plans to redeem the world from sin through the suffering...read >>
Fear will drive Pilate to fold, the Jews to deny their God, and King Jesus to be crucified.read >>
No matter how big Pilate thinks his role, he cannot steal center stage from the sovereign Savior.read >>
In an effort to just make all of this go away, the pondering Pilate flogs, mocks, robes, and presents the bruised Christ to His children who yet command His crucifixion.read >>
What a difference knowledge and understanding make. Without it, where would be in this battle against sin? With it, however, we know that Jesus has already won the war, though the faith-filled battle wages on.
Our Shepherd & Savior strengthens knees that are weak...read >>