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The Story Behind the Cross

The cross was made of two rough sawn 1" x 4" boards nailed together and suspended from the ceiling by two metal wires. From my position I could see the cross from the side and, as I was looking at the cross, the following conversation took place between the Holy Spirit and me:

“Do you see that cross?” “ Yes Sir.” “ How thick is it?” “ About 3/4 inch.” “Did you know, that for Jesus to pass through that 3/4 of an inch, He had to be crucified and resurrected; that for Joseph to pass through that 3/4 of an inch he had to be put into a well, sold as a slave, and cast into prison; that for Moses to pass through that 3/4 of an inch, he had to spend 40 years on the back side of the desert; and, that for Abraham to pass through that 3/4 of an inch, he had to be willing to offer Isaac to Me?”