At the Cross

Look closely and you will see many nails pounded in this cross...

Last Sunday night our pastor had erected a cross for our sanctuary.   Each of us were invited to approach the cross and pound in a nail representing someone who we knew did not know the Lord as their personal Savior.   As we pounded in the nails we committed to praying for this individual to become a believer.   As individuals get saved we will tie a red ribbon onto our nail on the cross.

I put in a nail representative of several Burmese individuals that are trusting the teachings of Buddha for salvation.  I believe this year can be a time of new hope as these individuals put aside all other gods and trust in Jesus as their only hope for present and future happiness.

About johnmcmurphy

Jesus is first and foremost in my life. He is above all religions, principalities and powers. In everything He must increase and I must decrease. Into the hands of Jesus, God has placed life and death, truth and purity. strength and meaning. Only in a growing understanding of the triune God, and his son Jesus can I do, breathe, exist and serve. I have a Bachelor's degree in Bible from Vennard College, a Master's in Social Science from Azusa Pacific University and a Ph. D. from Ohio State in Family Relations and Human Development. I am an ordained pastor involved in cross-cultural ministry. I am currently employed at several colleges as an instructor. If you need to get in touch with me, just leave a comment, I screen all comments and so you can leave further contact information which I will erase before it is published. -John

Posted on May 24, 2010, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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