The Eternal Mystery

Morning Thought: The cross is an eternal mystery and divine paradox. At the cross darkness and light collide. We see man at his worst—mocking, torturing and putting to death the Messiah. We see Jesus taking the weight of the world’s sin on himself, experiencing God’s curse. But we also have the greatest display of light—forgiveness, devotion and reconciliation. On the cross light and darkness collide, and God’s light swallows up darkness with everlasting victory. The cross teaches us that God’s love and grace triumphs over the world’s hate and works. This is why we celebrate the cross. “For the word of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God” (‭‭1 Corinthians‬ ‭1:18‬, NASB‬‬).

Published by: ggerhauser

I was born and raised in Long Island, New York. In 1999 I migrated to Australia, married my beautiful wife, Anna, and we planted a church and Bible School. We are now the proud parents of four children ranging in age from five to eighteen. We are still pastoring the same beautiful church, Church on the Park, in the the heart of Brisbane, Australia (www.brisbanefire.com). We also continue to teach our awesome students at Holy Fire Ministry Training School (www.holyfireschool.com). I love to write and encourage God's people. And something that many people don't know, I'm a DJ as well (aka DJ SOL Vibes).

Categories Morning ThoughtTags, , , , , , , , , Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s