32 There were also two others, criminals, led with Him to be put to death. 33 And when they had come to the place called Calvary, there they crucified Him, and the criminals, one on the right hand and the other on the left. Luke 23:32-33 (NKJV)
Father, we too are criminals who deserve a death sentence - cover us with the blood of Jesus.
34 Then Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do." And they divided His garments and cast lots. Luke 23:34 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, please help us, like Jesus, ask for forgiveness for those who persecute us.
35 And the people stood looking on. But even the rulers with them sneered, saying, "He saved others; let Him save Himself if He is the Christ, the chosen of God." Luke 23:35 (NKJV)
Jesus, turn the leaders of the Episcopal Church to repentance.
YIELD NOT TO TEMPTATION-THE ST. PAUL CHURCH CHOIR-LOS ANGELES
36 The soldiers also mocked Him, coming and offering Him sour wine, 37 and saying, "If You are the King of the Jews, save Yourself." Luke 23:36-37 (NKJV)
Jesus, you gave up your chance to save yourself so that we could be saved. Thank you.
38 And an inscription also was written over Him in letters of Greek, Latin, and Hebrew: THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS. Luke 23:38 (NKJV)
Jesus, you are my King and my Savior.
39 Then one of the criminals who were hanged blasphemed Him, saying, "If You are the Christ, save Yourself and us." 40 But the other, answering, rebuked him, saying, "Do you not even fear God, seeing you are under the same condemnation? 41 And we indeed justly, for we receive the due reward of our deeds; but this Man has done nothing wrong." Luke 23:39-41 (NKJV)
Holy Spirit, bring us to a true knowledge of our spiritual condition.
42 Then he said to Jesus, "Lord, remember me when You come into Your kingdom." 43 And Jesus said to him, "Assuredly, I say to you, today you will be with Me in Paradise." Luke 23:42-43 (NKJV)
Father, I live in the hope of the resurrection and seeing the glory of Jesus.
SISTER ROSETTA THARPE - AIN'T NO GRAVE HOLD MY BODY DOWN
A Word Received: Accept my love for you. Accept the cost I was willing to pay for your salvation.
LOOK FOR ME IN HEAVEN BY ST PAUL CHURCH CHOIR 1947
From the Spiritual LIfe Center: Healing Service Returns! July 7, 2020 @ 10:00 a.m. In the Welcome Center. Guest speaker: Reuben Todd, Executive Director, Christ the King Center, Social Distancing and Masks Required