[RESURRECTION IN VIEW] John 20 04.01.2018
Resurrection Day | CFA | Pastor Tracy Cook
A view of Jesus’ resurrection fulfills the deepest needs of my heart.
- HOPE IN VIEW
John 20.1-2, 11-18
18 Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, “I have seen the Lord”—and that he had said these things to her.
- FORGIVENESS IN VIEW
John 20.3, 6-7
6 Then Simon Peter came, following him, and went into the tomb. He saw the linen cloths lying there, 7 and the face cloth, which had been on Jesus’ head, not lying with the linen cloths but folded up in a place by itself.
- RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD IN VIEW
John 20.3-5, 8 ESV
8 Then the other disciple, who had reached the tomb first, also went in, and he saw and believed…
- FREEDOM IN VIEW
John 20.19-23 ESV
19 On the evening of that day, the first day of the week, the doors being locked where the disciples were for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said to them, “Peace be with you.” 20 When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side. Then the disciples were glad when they saw the Lord.
- SALVATION IN VIEW
John 20.24-29 ESV
27 Then he said to Thomas, “Put your finger here, and see my hands; and put out your hand, and place it in my side. Do not disbelieve, but believe.” 28 Thomas answered him, “My Lord and my God!” 29 Jesus said to him, “Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.”
John 20.31 ESV
31 but these are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.