Much has been said about the gift of the cross itself, but what of the other gifts? What of the nails, the crown of thorns? What about the garment taken? What about the garments given? Have you taken the time to open these gifts? The only required act for our salvation was the shedding of blood, yet he did much more. So much more. Search the cross and what do you find? A wine-soaked sponge. A sign. Two crosses beside Christ. Let's examine them, shall we? Let's unwrap these gifts of grace as if--or perhaps, indeed--for the first time. Perchance you will hear him whisper, "I did it just for you".