The Original Black Friday

On that Friday, it was dark over all the earth; from noon until three o’clock. The sun did not shine. In the house of God, the curtain was torn in two pieces.

  Then, Jesus cried out with a loud voice, “Father, into Your hands I give My spirit.” When He said this, He died. Luke 23:44-46

On that Friday, there was no throng of shoppers to contend with at the mall.

On that Friday, there was no bargain to buy.

On that Friday, there was no traffic to navigate.

Rather, on that day, the Original Black Friday, there was just Jesus; whom suffered and died for us on the cross.

So, on this Black Friday as we celebrate all things material; let us celebrate the gifts of the Original Black Friday which are; the passion of Jesus and the forgiveness of our sins.

 

©Copyright 2014 Marben Bland │

Marben Bland is a born again Christian studying to become an ordained minister. The intent of these blogs is to spread the gospel in support of the Great Commission: Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Matthew 28:16-20

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