Patheos Watermark

You are running a very outdated version of Internet Explorer. Patheos and most other websites will not display properly on this version. To better enjoy Patheos and your overall web experience, consider upgrading to the current version of Internet Explorer. Find more information HERE.

The Power of the Cross

The Power of the Cross

Putting It To Work In Your Life

by Tony Evans

"If we leave out the cross, we are only left with the empty shell called religion." ~from the book

About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

We wear crosses around our necks, but do we apply it to our lives? Jesus' work holds incredible power for us. It's time we embrace it, for God's glory and our joy.

Tony Evans on the Power of the Cross

Tony Evans on the Power of the Cross

"The cross is to be our point of reference for every area of our lives all the time. That’s why Paul said in Galatians 2:20 – he was crucified with Christ – it was his point of reference." ~Tony Evans

Podcast: The Necessity of the Cross

Podcast: The Necessity of the Cross

When it comes to righteousness, God doesn't grade on a curve. That's the bad news, but the good news is Jesus paid our debt and we can never repay His gift. Don't miss this teaching on the necessity of the cross.

Is the Cross Still Relevant?

Is the Cross Still Relevant?

The message of the Cross—Jesus Christ and Him crucified—is still alive, active and relevant for today. Believers must look at the cross as both a historical and a current event.

Discussion Questions for

Discussion Questions for "The Power of the Cross"

"#2. In what ways have you observed or used the Cross as the centerpiece for Religion? For relationship?"

Read an Excerpt From

Read an Excerpt From "The Power of the Cross"

"Remember, the cross is not about religion. It is an expression of an undying love and the payment for all of mankind's sin—past, present, and future. Including yours." ~from the book

Tony Evans Is on Facebook

Tony Evans Is on Facebook

Connect with one of the country's most respected leaders in evangelical circles.

Tony Evans Is on Twitter

Tony Evans Is on Twitter

Follow Evans and receive daily insight and inspiration.

Book Roundtable: Continue the Conversation with our Bloggers

"The Power of the Cross": A Review

David Swartz

Tony Evans saves his best fastball for chapters describing the sheer power of the cross.

The Power of the Cross, Explained

The Power of the Cross, Explained

Brandon Mark Showalter

The cross of Jesus Christ is key to understanding not only who God is, but who you are.

Power Made Perfect in Companionship: On

Power Made Perfect in Companionship: On "The Power of the Cross"

Bruce Epperly

Leaning on the power of the cross can transform our lives and give us strength when we have no power of our own.

Join the Roundtable Discussion!

Join the Roundtable Discussion!

Email us at books@patheos.com with your 300-500 word reflection on this book.
Selected entries may receive a free copy of one of our future book club books!

The Authority of the Cross

Recommended Products