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The Crucified Life - Desperation
Posted by VCC on March 6, 2016 at 1:14 PM

We are in the season known traditionally as Lent. The word Lent comes for a word which simply meant “lengthening of days” as in this time frame of the year. It was a time the early church incorporated activities associated with Easter, and utilizes the 40 Days of Jesus in the desert as its model. This year we are undertaking a study on the seven last statements Jesus made while on the Cross. The series is called: The Crucified Life which is taken from Luke 9:23 (NIV) Then he said to them all: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me." The fourth statement of Jesus while on the Cross highlights desperation and how God satisf(ies) thirst in the midst of desperation

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