Category Archives: Carrying the Cross

Stepping Out of Safety

As Jesus walked to Golgotha, bearing the stripes of our sins and the weight of our follies, one woman stood watching. Her heart ached to see this man, who only days before had been welcomed into Jerusalem with shouts of … Continue reading

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Help Shoulder the Burden

According to Matthew, Mark and Luke, Simon the Cyrene was drafted into service to carry Jesus’s cross.  From the research I’ve done, little appears to be known about Simon, but it is generally agreed that he became a Christian, and … Continue reading

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