April 16, 2017

4/16, SS, Easter, Authentic

Passage: 1 John 3:1-3
Service Type:

Bible Text: 1 John 3:1-3 | Preacher: Pastor Bruce Carlson | Series: Determined

1. The Resurrection Authenticated Old Testament Prophecies

a. Accused by false witness

b. Silent to his accusers

c. Spat upon and beaten

d. Hated without reason

e. Substitute sacrifice

f. Crucified with thieves

g. Pierced hands and feet

h. Scorned and mocked

i. Reproached

j. Prayer for His enemies

k. Soldiers gambled for His garments

l. Forsaken by God

m. No bones broken

n. His side pierced

o. His resurrection

p. His ascension

2. The Resurrection Authenticated the Birth, Early Life, Miracles, and  Ministry of Jesus

3. The Resurrection Authenticated Jesus’ Command to Discipleship

4. The Resurrection Authenticated Jesus’ Promise of Eternal Life

a. The universal testimony of all believers in Jesus Christ authenticates His claim

b. the burden of proof rests with the doubter