The Cross Week 6: Day 2

Read: Luke 23:47-49

Explore

In this passage Luke contrasts how three different groups respond to seeing Jesus' death on the cross.

The centurion would likely have been overseeing Jesus' execution. What is revealed to him through the cross?

The people who gathered to witness public punishments often saw it as a form of entertainment. How has their attitude changed?

Read Psalm 38:11. How do those who knew Jesus act?

Apply

How do you think your friends and family who aren’t Christians view the cross?

Think of the people you will have conversations with this week. Are there opportunities to talk about the cross in the lead up to Easter?

Pray

  • Pray that unbelievers would see and understand the true meaning of the cross this Easter. Pray for opportunities for gospel-centered conversations
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