Tag Archive: Atonement

The Prince’s Poison Cup – R. C. Sproul book explaining The Cup Christ Drank for Us
Posted January 31st, 2018 by Mike Hubbard

Our sermon on Sunday looked at the arrest and trial of Jesus.  The focus was on Jesus’ statement after Peter cut off Malchus’s ear, telling him to put away his sword because, “Shall I not drink the cup that the Father has given me,”  reference to the cup of divine wrath deserved by us but […]

Books on the Atonement – Further Reading on the Cross of Christ
Posted November 19th, 2011 by Mike Hubbard

Finishing up our series on the cross in the Gospel of Mark in the morning.  The atonement is the doctrine of the cross, or in other words it is answering the Biblical question, “What did Jesus accomplish on the cross.”   No subject is more important or has more weight in the cosmos than the […]

Devotion – Hebrews 9
Posted December 8th, 2009 by Mike Hubbard

Remember that the book of Hebrews is a very Jewish book.  It was probably written at a time when the Temple stood in Jerusalem, and the sacrifices continued to be made by the priests.  In fact, for many Jewish Christians, they probably struggled with how Jesus death on the cross related to the sacrifices made […]