Hank Melton, Bayou George Christian Church, Panama City, Florida | Defining Facts - Exploring the Evidence of the Cross - Why? - You can see them in a variety of places. They are displayed on the edifice of church buildings. Many are fashioned into adorning jewelry. There is no a shortage of visuals reflecting a symbol of death and execution. While this is true, the gruesome side of this is likely never considered. More think of it as a reflection of their faith. They may be followers of Christianity. But the cross is a communication of a grand sacrifice that God made for all mankind through the death of His Son, Jesus. He paid the price for all sin, for all time. Coming to the awareness and the recognition of that fact ought to transform your entire life. Does it?