" People say the cross is a sign of how much man is worth. That's not true. The cross is a sign of how depraved we really are, that it took the death of God's own Son. The only thing that could save a people like us was the death of God's own son under the wrath of His own Father paying the price, rising again from the dead. Powerful to say this is the Gospel of Jesus." Paul Washer. A quote from Living to tell the Story. Internet photo.
As you feel the timber of the cross and trace the braid of the crown and finger the point of the spike - pause and listen. Perchance you will hear him whisper: