Lay your burdens down Place then at the cross Let Jesus take the strain Bear your pain Feel your loss Leave your burdens there Leave them at the cross Jesus knows your pain Can turn your loss to gain He’ll take your dross
It was not nails that held Jesus to the cross. Jesus had raised the dead and healed the sick, had He wanted to he could have come down as people had mocked Him to do. It was Jesus’ love for you and me that held Him to that cross.
Tell me a tale of great Christmas cheer That’s better than just tinsel and presents this year Tell me a tale that brings me some hope That throws me a life line at the end of this rope Deep in the darkest and coldest of nights Give me more than a turkey and brashContinue reading “Tell me Christ’s Story”
When God ask us to daily pick up our cross it is not a call to suffering, pain and death. It is, in fact, a call to perspective and focus. Picking up our cross (notice not picking up the cross of Christ but our cross) focuses us on the immediate future and our impending death.Continue reading “Picking Up Your Cross”
Being a Christian is not a one-off decision to put your faith in God, it is a daily decision to pick up your cross and follow wherever he may lead!!