Matthew 27:45-51 – Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? that is to say, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? Some of them that stood there, when they heard that, said, This man calleth for Elias. And straightway one of them ran, and took a spunge, and filled it with vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink. The rest said, Let be, let us see whether Elias will come to save him. Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud voice, yielded up the ghost. And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom; and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent;
Brother Steve was blessed of the Lord tonight to speak to Northside from Matthew 27:45-51. Making way for the grace of God to cover the sins of His people and grant access to the mercy seat, the veil of the temple was rent in two from top to bottom. Our sins were taken away as Jesus Christ yielded His sinless life for the perfect atonement. If God would not stay His hand from taking the life of Jesus to cancel our sin, what would He not do for us day to day as we trust in Him? Selah.