Dan Luck - February 22, 2015

To the Cross, part 1: Here and Now

Jesus makes things right. The first steps in Lent, Journeying with Jesus, are only possible because God came to us to return us to Him. It’s not a relationship realized only later, after we die, but it has already begun. What should change when you’re walking with God?

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Lent is the season of preparation for Christ’s death on the cross for our sins and for the sins of the world. During Lent we follow Jesus as He makes His way back to Jerusalem, the Holy city, the center of the delivered promises of the covenant, the Land, and God’s presence with His people in His Temple. During Lent we see Jesus making things right, setting things in order, from healings to clearing out the Temple courtyard, God’s Kingdom comes dramatically in and through Jesus Christ. This is where God’s people reject His only Son, and where Jesus does His proper work of salvation, dieing for all sin. Lent ends with the wages of sin, death, but the death that pays for all sin for all time. But this is not the end, Easter is just 3 days away.

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