Contagious | Crosstraining 3.29.13

Isaiah 53:1-12 Today is good Friday, the Friday before Easter Sunday. The Friday we remember on Good Friday seemed the opposite of Good at the time. In fact, it seemed like the darkest of all days. The Son of God, Jesus Christ, who came to Earth as fully God and fully...

Contagious | Crosstraining 3.28.13

2 Corinthians 5:17-21 We don’t deserve for our sins to be forgiven, but God forgave us anyway because of his grace and mercy toward us. We also don’t deserve for him to use us, but He does because He wants us to have a purpose in this world. We all have a...

Contagious | Crosstraining 3.27.13

2 Kings 7:9 & 1 Peter 3:15 Most people would say that the most important decision we’ll ever make in our life is whether or not we are going to accept Christ’s free gift of salvation. While this may be somewhat true, the decision on whether to keep our...

Contagious | Crosstraining 3.26.13

Psalm 98:1-9 Have you ever thought of the difference between a party and a funeral? A funeral is typically quiet and somber while a party is loud, filled with people talking and laughing. Parties are usually a lot more fun. How well do we celebrate the amazing gift...

Contagious | Crosstraining 3.25.13

Matthew 11:28-30 As a big Ohio State fan, one of my favorite nights was about a decade ago when I sat with a group of my friends and watched Ohio State win the National Championship in football. I’ll never forget the hopelessness, though, when it was fourth...