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Jesus Loves Criminals, Part 1

October 5, 2015
A psychiatrist’s study showed that crime can’t be traced to environment, poverty, or oppression, but to people making wrong moral choices. In the message “Jesus Loves Criminals,” Skip tells us about two criminals who were in the company of Jesus.
References: Luke 23:33-43

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Jesus loved even the worst murderers of all time: those who killed Him. In the message “Jesus Loves Murderers,” Skip examines the mercy of Jesus as well as what motivated Him to display that mercy.
October 2, 2015
A Jewish proverb reads, “Blood that has been shed does not rest.” And yet rest is possible even for the worst murderers of all time. Join Skip as he begins an insightful new message called “Jesus Loves Murderers.”
October 1, 2015
Blaise Pascal said, “There is a God-shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God.” In the message “Jesus Loves Prostitutes,” Skip reminds us that all can find love and forgiveness in Christ.
September 30, 2015
In this study, we find a woman—the city prostitute—who acutely felt the need to have the vacuum of her heart filled. As Skip begins the message “Jesus Loves Prostitutes,” we discover that Jesus loved this woman with a wholesome love.
September 29, 2015
It’s true that Jesus loves people who don’t believe in Him or aren’t sure what they think about Him. As Skip shares the message “Jesus Loves Atheists,” he shows us how we can be ready to engage atheists.
September 28, 2015
Pontius Pilate was a secular pragmatist concerned about Roman order and personal advancement. In the message “Jesus Loves Atheists,” Skip explains that Pilate represents how Jesus loved and handled atheists—and how we should, too.
September 25, 2015
Though we see some similarities in Judas and Peter, they are separated by one giant factor. In the message “Jesus Loves Traitors,” Skip points out the difference between these two men—the cross of Jesus Christ.
September 24, 2015
The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines a traitor as “one who betrays another’s trust or is false to an obligation or duty.” In the message “Jesus Loves Traitors,” Skip takes a look at two traitors who were close to Jesus.
September 23, 2015
Hatred can flow in two directions: hatred towards you and hatred from you. In Scripture, Jesus showed us what to do about both. As Skip shares the message “Jesus Loves Haters,” we learn how to stop hate from developing in us.
September 22, 2015
One of the worst things to hear or say are the words “I hate you.” Since Jesus perfectly showed love to the world, how He handled haters is significant. In the message “Jesus Loves Haters,” Skip explains what we should do when we encounter hate.
September 21, 2015
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The brutal terror attacks Hamas carried out on Israel on October 7, 2023, set off a raging war and humanitarian crisis. Broaden your understanding of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with this month’s resource from Connect with Skip Heitzig. Written from a series of messages Pastor Skip taught, his book Israel at War will help you pray effectively, dialogue intelligently, and act responsibly regarding Israel.

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Study through the Bible verse by verse. Host Skip Heitzig is senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

About Skip Heitzig

Skip Heitzig ministers to over 15,000 people as senior pastor of Calvary Albuquerque. He reaches out to thousands across the nation and throughout the world through his multimedia ministry. He is the author of several books including The Bible from 30,000 Feet, Defying Normal, You Can Understand the Book of Revelation, and How to Study the Bible and Enjoy It. He has also published over two dozen booklets in the Lifestyle series, covering aspects of Christian living. He serves on several boards, including Samaritan's Purse and Harvest.

Skip and his wife, Lenya, and son and daughter-in-law, Nathan and Janaé, live in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Skip and Lenya are the proud grandparents of Seth Nathaniel and Kaydence Joy.

 

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