"Before we can begin to see the cross as something done for us, we have to see it as something done by us." - John Stott.
Easter is a big time for Christians. It's the day we celebrate and remember God's saving work in sending Jesus to die for our sins, and Jesus' victorious rise from the grave to reign as King of Kings and Lord of Lords.
In the book 'Death By Love', the authors list some of what Jesus achieved through his death and resurrection. He is our Christus Victor, Redemption, New Covenant Sacrifice, Gift Righteousness, Justification, Propitiation, Expiation, Ransom, Christus Exemplar, Reconciliation and Revelation.
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