Randy Alcorn's Blog: cross

How Did Jesus Save Us?

By Randy Alcorn | January 7, 2015
This video is a clear, concise and engaging explanation of the Gospel in less than 3 minutes—don't miss it! You may want to pass it on to others.

Why the Cross?

By Randy Alcorn | December 22, 2014
In part one of this thoughtful two part video series on the atonement, EPM’s Julia Stager talks about why the cross was necessary.

The Cross Is Central

By Randy Alcorn | September 12, 2014
On the cross Jesus suffered the worst pain in history. Yet that event will forever remain at the center of our worship and wonder. 

Samuel Davies on Christ's Greatest Joy

By Randy Alcorn | April 18, 2011
I appreciated this thought from Samuel Davies, an evangelical pastor and educator from the 1700's, especially as we seek to remember and celebrate Christ's death and resurrection in the coming days. 

How We Overcome

By Randy Alcorn | May 17, 2010
Recently Of First Importance posted a citation from D. A. Carson, one of my favorite theologians and writers. If you’re not familiar with Carson, I highly recommend his works.

The Hands of God

By Randy Alcorn | February 16, 2010
When we lock our eyes on our cancer, arthritis, fibromyalgia, diabetes, or disability, self-pity and bitterness can creep in. When we spend our days rehearsing the tragic death of a loved one, we will interpret all life through the darkness of our suffering. How much better when we focus upon Jesus!