Why is Good Friday Important?


Today is what we call Good Friday, the day that the most powerful symbol in the world comes into focus, the cross. Easter commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ after his crucifixion. The cross symbolizes Jesus’ ultimate sacrifice for the redemption of humanity’s sins. It represents hope and serves as a reminder of God’s great love for humanity.

For over 2000 years, the cross has been a symbol of Christianity, and it is an essential part of Christian theology as without the cross, there is no redemption. Jesus died on the cross, and his death and resurrection are central to the Christian faith. The cross serves as a powerful reminder of Jesus’ suffering for the sake of humanity. It also symbolizes the ultimate victory of good over evil and life over death.

During the Easter season, Christians all over the world reflect on the meaning of the cross. It is a time to reflect on Jesus’ death and resurrection, as well as to give thanks for the new life that He has made possible. For many people, the cross represents hope, peace, and love. It serves as a reminder that no matter how difficult life appears to be, God is always present, offering grace and forgiveness.

Finally, the cross represents sacrifice, hope, and redemption. It symbolizes Jesus’ love for humanity as well as his ultimate sacrifice for our salvation. The cross is a powerful symbol of hope and a reminder of God’s unending love during the Easter season.

So, as we remember today the sacrifice that Jesus went through for us, let us celebrate that indeed He is Risen!

Lee Miller
Lee Miller was born in Denison, TX and grew up in East Texas with his family. He studied music education at Stephen F. Austin State University taking a job in television on his last day of student teaching. Lee also provides business authoritative expertise to the broadcast industry as a consultant. Presently he is CEO of MSG Resources LLC, which specializes in consulting within broadcast best practices, distribution technologies and media strategy mastery. - - - - - Lee Miller is a well-known veteran of the broadcast media industry with particular experience in leading for-profit and non-profit broadcasting organizations. His career began in Lufkin, Texas in the early 80’s where he progressed from studio operations to creative services and network management. Mr. Miller has since received various professional designations and memberships such as Society of Broadcast Engineers accredited frequency coordinator, The Energy Professionals Association Certified Energy Consultant, and National Religious Broadcasters Television Committee & past Chair. Lee also serves as the Executive Director of the Advanced Television Broadcasting Alliance, is a member of the Advanced Television Systems Committee and is proud to be part of Texas Association of Broadcasters Golden Mic Club, highlighting extraordinary careers in broadcasting. Continued engagement with his community is at the core of his business practices serving on the board of the Salvation Army and as keyboardist for the contemporary worship band at Harmony Hill Baptist Church. Lee lives near Lufkin Texas on one of his family’s tree farms located in the Texas Forest Country region north of Houston. He is married to Kenla and has two grown children, Joshua, COO of MSGPR Ltd Co and Morgan, a Critical Care ICU RN.

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