The Passion of
The Messiah & The Savior
Seder with Paul Wilbur
There's a popular song commonly sung on Good Friday called, Were You There? It powerfully asks if "Were you there when they crucified my Lord?" They testify that even thinking about the Lord Jesus' suffering and death upon the cross is too much for them and that it causes them to tremble...
Read and meditate upon the scriptures. Think about what information is included, what it means, and how you can apply it to your life. Be sure to journal your thoughts!
Listen to Charles Ugbegua, who is a part of Abundant Grace Church and a contributing member of Brothers For Christ, the Church's Men's Ministry.
"Recently… My mom found my brother in his home barely responding, so I called the ambulance and they came and took him… the report from the doctor wasn’t good… they called me to the conference room and shared a very negative report...
The response from my mouth… 'My brother shall live and not die, and declare the works of the LORD...'" —
Think and journal your answers to the following questions to go deeper into today's scripture and meditation.
What is the meaning of Passover?
Why is it important to our lives?
What does Passover have to do with God's forgiveness of our sins?
What does Jesus' work upon the cross have to with passover?
What things do you think you need to remember about the grace and mercy of Jesus in the Passover?
What will happen when we remember and worship the Lord for His goodness?
Write a letter to your loved ones explaining what you've learned about Passover and why it is so important to your life. Communicate what you understand about Passover and your personal testimony giving thanks to God for the forgiveness of your sins.
LIVE IT OUT
The key to growing in the Lord is to not only "hear" God's Word but to apply it to our lives.