Friday, April 6, 2012

Good Friday

In consideration of how God in human flesh, Jesus Christ, suffered so terribly on this day - one might ask why it is called "Good Friday".  The reason it is "good" is because He, Who was without sin, suffered the cruelty of the cross on "Good Friday" so that He could prove He is God by rising again from the dead three days later on what we now call Easter Sunday.  So, despite the fact that it was a terrible day for Him, He was willing to suffer, and offer the perfect sacrifice prophesied in the Old Testament, so that you and I could experience His GOODNESS in that, we can spend eternity in Heaven with Him simply by grace through faith.  By accepting the fact that we are all sinful, and that He Who died was God in human flesh paying the penalty for our sins, we can have a way to Heaven.  Now, that's GOOD NEWS.  I hope you take time this "Good Friday" and Easter to thank Him for dying for you.  It's the ONLY way you can receive eternal life.  John 3:3



http://www.lilypad.inlinkz.com/2012/03/23/simon-says-stamp-presents-a-flower-challenge/ - Lily Pad Cards/Simon Says Stamp Presents a Flower Challenge

http://youngcraftersunite.com/2012/03/challenge-8-–-clear-cards/ - Young Crafters Unite - A Sewing/Stitching Challenge #8.  Here is their inspiration photo:


Thanks for stopping by today.  I wish you all a very Happy Easter.

Karen

12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, and your second generation stamping is perfect

    Margaret xx

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  2. What a fun card!! And an awesome message.
    Easter Blessings
    Maxine

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  3. Happy good Friday to you to my friend.
    Love your card.
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com/

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  4. Praise God for His amazing sacrifice and mercy to us! Praise God that He thought his resurrection has secured eternal life for all those who believe through faith in Him!
    Thank you so much for sharing! And I think your stamping looks fantastic on this card! Love the button and twine touch!
    Love and Prayers,
    Jennifer

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  5. Lovely card Karen. Happy Easter. Lily Anuska

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  6. This is very pretty! I wanted to let you know I've linked you up in my post today! : ) Have a blessed Easter my friend!

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    1. You are a blessing to me! And that card you posted today is just TOO CUTE! Thanks for being YOU!
      Happy Easter!

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  7. Thank you for the wonderful way that you described "Good Friday". Wonderfully put!!!! I am so thankful that Jesus dies for my sins, so I can have eternal life in heaven someday... Your card reminds me of an old quilt. I like the faded look of the stamping. Very pretty card. Hugs, Dawn and Happy Easter!

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  8. mais quelle originalité! elle est chou, biz

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  9. Wonderful quilted flower feel!! HE to you and yours!

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  10. Oh this is fabulous, love all the details.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.
    luv
    Debby

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  11. What a fabulous flower project! Thanks so much for playing with us at the LilyPad, hugs, Karin

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