He was pierced for our rebellion, crushed for our sins. He was beaten so we could be whole. He was whipped so we could be healed.the LORD laid on Him the sins of us all. Isaiah Why do people boast about their rebellion?
He died for us on the cross, but He is not there now. For the joy set before Him, He endured the cross. So, Jesus is enjoying that joy that helped Him take our sins upon Him and so should we. The joy of the Lord is our strength.
Child prodigy Akiane Kramarik painted this image, titled Prince of Peace when she was only eight years old. The result is a striking portrait of Jesus Christ, as Akiane saw Him. In the book Heaven is for Real, four-year-old Colton Burpo tells his dad