Three long days and nights

 A little while, and you will see me no longer; and again a little while, and you will see me. John 16:16 Truly, truly, I say to you, you will weep and lament, but the world will rejoice. You will be sorrowful, but your sorrow will turn into joy. John 16:20 Thoughts about the days … Continue reading Three long days and nights

From Gethsemane to Golgotha

Thoughts and meditations on the suffering of Jesus. Many people have been scourged and crucified, tortured and killed. What made Jesus' suffering so terrible and so unique? I have often asked this question, and this blog comes from my reflections and insights, and was also greatly inspired by the movie, "The Passion of the Christ". … Continue reading From Gethsemane to Golgotha

Jesus truly took our sin

He was despised and rejected by men, a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief; and as one from whom men hide their faces he was despised, and we esteemed him not. Surely he has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows; yet we esteemed him stricken, smitten by God, and afflicted. Isa 53:3-4   … Continue reading Jesus truly took our sin

I don’t want these thoughts!

Do you battle with unwanted and inappropriate thoughts about Jesus? Although this is a difficult subject to write about, I feel it's important, as I'm sure there would be others who experience similar problems. A seemingly never-ending battle. Ever since I was born again, I've had, at times, the problem of sexual thoughts about Jesus … Continue reading I don’t want these thoughts!

Jesus knows your pain

  I will not be afraid, for the LORD my God is with me wherever I go. Joshua 1:9 Pain and unpleasant feelings I have fibromyalgia, and experience a lot of pain and unpleasant sensations in my body. Talking to Jesus about this, he said to me:   I use everything for your good. I … Continue reading Jesus knows your pain