Pastor Ron Roddey
"Jesus Is The Center Of It All"
Cornerstone Baptist Church
Rock Hill, South Carolina, USA
Hebrews Chapter 12
12:1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud
of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so
easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set
12:2 Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for
the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame,
and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
12:3 For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against
himself, lest ye be wearied and faint in your minds.
From Colossians Chapter 1
1:17 And he is before all things, and by him all things consist.
1:18 And he is the head of the body, the church: who is the beginning,
the firstborn from the dead; that in all things he might have the
1:19 For it pleased the Father that in him should all fulness dwell;
1:20 And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to
reconcile all things unto himself; by him, I say, whether they be things
in earth, or things in heaven.