We know that Easter weekend is very special! Americans are expected to spend on average about $18.2 billion on the holiday, purchasing candy, baskets, new dress clothes, and paying for brunches and dinners. Why all the celebrating? While the day's significance has been lost on our larger culture, we gather to rehearse the factual, historic, and transcendent meaning of Resurrection Sunday. Join us as we look to a text that highlights how crucial Christ's resurrection is to our everyday lives.
1 Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb. 2 So she ran and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one whom Jesus loved, and said to them, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb,…
Be United: Book of First Corinthians
Drawing a conclusion What? A conclusion at the onset of a lesson, really? As we start this morning a look back at what we know about the importance of resurrection already. The message preached was of first importance and it centered on the resurrection of Jesus Christ (1Cor15:1-11) Let me share just…
The Prophetic Peaks of Advent
Floyd Knight • Sermon • • 10 views
This sermon discusses the difference in the season of Advent and the season of Christmas from a Lectionary and a Biblical Perspective--that is how Advent points to the Second Coming of Christ and the End Days whereas Christmas looks back to Christ first coming or advent.
The Gospel of John
Greg Yount • Sermon • • 1 view
There are two events that must take place in our lives that ONLY God can accomplish: Salvation and Resurrection. Is it possible to know for sure that God has done this in YOUR life? Yes!
Greg Yount • Sermon • • 0 views
Introduction Everyone, before I get into today's message, please write down the three parts of the gospel in your bulletin. But use pencil. See if you know it. What is the gospel? A: Death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. See: Isaiah 53 (focus on vv. 5-10) Jonah 1:17 ; 2:10 Hosea 6:2 Dwight…