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Day 1 - Part 1
Why all the fuss about the cross? What can we possibly discover and communicate about it that would warrant a 60-day course? In this lesson we are going to introduce our study, and consider just how really important the death of Jesus Christ is.
Can you imagine a subject so important that somebody would determine to know only it and nothing else? Is there any one subject in your life that is so important that you have determined that it would be the main subject of your entire life, and that you would seek to have your life revolve around it and direct all your conversations toward it?
Paul had one such subject. Let's examine it:
Next, please review Romans 1:16 to give additional perspective:
We note that the death of Jesus Christ was Paul's one subject, which was of such importance that he decided to know nothing but the cross. Wow! That is some kind of focus, isn't it? That is certainly being single-minded. And we also notice that in Romans 1:16 Paul called ...