Category Archives: substitution

Twisted justice

“God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.”                       2 Corinthians 5:21 “We all, like … Continue reading

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Our Scapegoat

Today, a guest editorial! Scapegoat is a familiar term used in our culture for someone who bears the brunt of accusations of guilt against another party.  Its origin dates back 3500 years to the sacrificial system established by Moses.  This … Continue reading

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Gospel Preview in the Old Testament

The Gospel of Salvation is sewn throughout the Bible, from start to finish, as a “crimson thread” of the Messiah’s saving blood.  Those who lived before Christ could look forward to it.  Those who lived with Jesus could see it … Continue reading

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Unexpected justice

We are all for justice in our world order.  But most people are more interested in justice being rendered to those who offend them, not to themselves.  Are you ready for the justice you deserve? All we, like sheep, have gone astray. … Continue reading

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