Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Savior’s Last Words–Part IV

A strange fear grips the silent crowd as the earth is enveloped in darkness. The only sound that can be heard is the occasional groan of the condemned. Suddenly, like a sharp clap of thunder, Jesus cries out, “Eli, Eli, … Continue reading

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The Savior’s Last Words–Part III

Jesus spoke seven times from the cross. His first words were a prayer to His Father asking Him to forgive His enemies. The second time He spoke He gave the promise of life to a dying thief. When considering the … Continue reading

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The Savior’s Last Words–Part II

Most of us will never witness first-hand the scene of an execution. Capital punishment is unfamiliar and unfathomable. It takes place behind prison walls in secluded chambers, away from the pubic eye. However, this was not the case in the … Continue reading

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The Savior’s Last Words–Part I

The final words uttered by a dying person are often of great significance. Never has this been more true than in the case of the Lord Jesus. Consider this: Jesus has been beaten beyond recognition. He has been spat upon. … Continue reading

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Review of Killing Jesus

Originally posted on Katherine's Chronicle:
In Killing Jesus, Bill O’Reilly takes the reader to first century Palestine where Jesus Christ appears on the scene. Roman oppression is rampant and poverty is greater still. O’Reilly provides extensive background on the…

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Review of the Hardest Peace

Originally posted on Katherine's Chronicle:
In her book, The Hardest Peace: Expecting Grace in the Midst of Life’s Hard, Kara Tippetts shares her journey with stage four cancer. As a pastor’s wife and the mother of four young children,…

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Review of The Accidental Empress

  When her older sister, Hélène, becomes engaged to Emperor Franz Joseph, Elizabeth travels with her to Vienna to support her timid sibling. However, protocol is turned on its head when the monarch falls in love with Elizabeth instead. The … Continue reading

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