The message of the cross is contained in this fact: we are what God wanted, and He was willing to give it all for us.
We, too, have been dominated by tyranny and evil in the past. There was a time for each of us when no hope existed. Then, we received a message: the King had returned.
Whether you follow instructions or not, Legos are made to be built with. There is no point in having a bunch of buildable parts if nothing is ever built with them.
We make our lives so much about being what our friends, teachers, and sometimes even family members want us to be that we forget about what God wants us to be and the good works that He has created us for.
There is no greater example of friendship that we can have then Christ Jesus Himself.
We all work hard to study and make the grade on tests in school, but do we work as hard to prepare ourselves for something more important?
You may know Jesus, but do you know the Christ?