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The Greatest Moment

April 6, 2012 11 comments

Have you ever noticed that lives often change at pivotal moments in time?  In the twinkling of an eye everything flips upside down.  You’re driving along the highway, daydreaming about that vacation next month, then BOOM!  In a moment life changes dramatically in an accident.  Of course the same thing is true of good things.  You’re desperately seeking a job, and all your attempts end in failure.  Then RING!  You get that phone call from a friend of a friend, and life changes dramatically.  Those moments are “not as it looks” moments:  At the time life looks bleak, or life looks great, but all is not as it looks; everything is about to change forever.

Today is Good Friday, the day our Lord, Christ Jesus, was crucified.  That one day, that one moment when He said, “It is finished!” is the greatest “not as it looks” moment of all time.  In that one moment the whole cosmos was turned upside-down. Read more…