Because Jesus rose from the DEAD we are free from: The power of sin and God’s wrath against those under it. The lie that justice can be replaced by mercy. The fear of missing out in this life.
1. Why do we believe the resurrection and why is it so important? 2. Why do so many reject it?
1. The Resurrection is why God’s people now meet on Sunday for corporate worship. 2. The Resurrection established the church as the only way to now have a tangible, loving relationship with Jesus. 3. The Resurrection makes faithful obedience to all of God’s commands an expectation rather than simply an obligation. 4. The goal in […]
Philippians 3:1-11; 1 Corinthians 15:12-19 Paul is talking about 1) avoiding those Jewish Christians who teach that gaining justification requires becoming a Jew. Such righteousness is now gained by ALL through simple faith in Christ. 2) about maintaining a life which attains to our own resurrection from the dead.
1. Jesus went to the cross to pay the penalty for our sins. 2. Jesus went to the cross to appease God’s wrath. 3. Jesus went to the cross to bring us back to God. 4. Jesus went to the cross to deliver us from slavery. 5. Jesus went to the cross to demonstrate God’s […]