Jesus was betrayed, arrested, tried, beaten, flogged, tortured, and crucified…
…and yet, God demonstrated his love toward us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
The cross is the Gospel. The cross is our example of how to live and suffer as God’s people, Christians, in our world today. We “gospel”, die everyday. Take up your cross and follow HIM. Very simple, yet very complex.
But first you have to answer the question: “Do you believe?”