All creation catches its breath. The sign, "Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum", is placed at the head of the Cross. "Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews." The betrayal is complete, the Devil licks his lips at the thought and taste of victory, the destruction of the Son of God by the hand of Israel's cruel oppressor... Oh Death, where is Your sting!?
The Roman procurator, Pontius Pilate, charged by his Roman masters with keeping the peace of this troublesome territory, faces a most perplexing challenge, namely the Sanhedrin's vehement betrayal of a seemingly innocent man.
After the hard words of the previous sermon, the joy of the Holy Spirit prevails to make all things new, for His glory alone.
A place of preaching that was revealed during a day of trial, one where the preacher failed again in his Sabbath observance. Now a word for Auckland from a bad tempered preacher, overwrought by a 2020 of trial, upset, travesty and rage. Onwards in the journey through teh Book of John, heading to the greatest travesty of all...
Michael Robert Jackson was baptised in the name of Jesus in 2012, after a forty year walk in the wilderness, ten years after he first came to Christ. He is the least of God's children.