The Cost of Following Jesus

GUWG-Jesus-CrossWe continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

A huge crowd was following Jesus. He turned to them and said:

Jesus Predicts His Death and Resurrection

GUWG-cross-cloudyWe continue our journey into every word spoken by Jesus in the Gospels to help us all KNOW JESUS MORE NOW.

Now that the disciples are starting to understand who Jesus really is, he gives them this rather sobering foretaste of where things are heading:

The Bible. Uninterrupted.

GUWG-Cross-FlashAll week long here on GUWG we’ve been giving you the Bible in pure undiluted concentrated form.

Here’s today’s selection, straight from the mouth of Jesus. Ponder every part deeeeep in your soul.

The Bible. Uninterrupted.

This week on GUWG, you’ll hear virtually nothing from me. Just God’s wonderful and wise words. Learn ’em. Love ’em. Live ’em.

Here’s today’s selection:

Surely He was the Son of God!

Yesterday, Jesus died on the cross.

Or so it seemed.

Rather astonishing eyewitness reports are pouring in from all over. According to those accounts:

It’s Friday But …

 

Jesus’ Last Words

We continue our 40-day journey deeeeep into the ♥ of Jesus.

In the last 24 hours, Jesus was betrayed, arrested, abandoned, mocked, beaten, condemned and hung on a cross to die. According to eyewitness accounts, the following were his final words before he died.

Forgiveness. Jesus’ first words on the cross were “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” (Luke 23:34) Even in agony Jesus embodied God’s amazing love, echoing his earlier words from the Sermon on the Mount: “Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you” (Luke 6:27-28).