To ultimately atone for sin required the ultimate sacrifice. Rather than a simple slash in a ceremonial fashion, His death was carried out brutally by the forces of hell itself through perfected means, designed to inflict the most pain over the longest period of time. Sadism at its worst — on display.
We are to live as a “grace-aholic” … relying on God’s grace to not only save us, but to enable to live the holy life that God intends for us to live in freedom (Galatians 2:21).
Senator Boxer sent a much-needed reminder to all of us that value life that, in the abortion debate, we’re not talking about the same thing. She revealed that to the democrats, abortion is simply a “reproductive rights” issue.
Seeking the Kingdom of God has the same effect: seeing things through God’s eyes.
Barack Hussein Obama should not have been awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize. He clearly did not deserve it. … That is not to say that he might qualify for it in the future; but that it yet to be seen. If someone were to sue the Nobel Prize Committee for wrongly executing Nobel’s will, they would be successful.