What does Good Friday mean for your life today?

by Glen Jackman | Posted May 7th at 1:33pm

He gave his life to free us from every kind of sin, to cleanse us, and to make us his very own people, totally committed to doing what is right. Titus 2:14

On Good Friday, let’s consider that Jesus died on the cross to spare you and me from eternal punishment and to give us the free gift of eternal life. Thus, our troubles in this world are put in perspective.

We can know that our future—for all eternity—is secure. This gives the believer peace no matter what happens in this life and changes the way we react to the difficulties life throws your way. Our sinful nature no longer controls us; we are free to live as God wants us to live.

For a deeper dive into the theology of the cross.