Tag Archives: resurrection

Christ Humbled and Exalted

What in the world are we doing here on a beautiful Saturday evening standing in the mud? Some of us are working. Leading multiple worship services the week before Easter is our job, so we have to be here! But … Continue reading

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Like Father, Like Son

Have you ever heard someone make a seemingly over-the-top claim about himself? Some of you remember years ago the jolting way I began a sermon on James 2 by looking intently at you before blurting out, “I see dead people!” … Continue reading

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Questioning Jesus

This is a sermon on Luke 20:27-44. Download sermon outline/commentary and audio. Jesus Christ as the unique God-man is the all-wise interpreter of the Bible, so learn from him that marriage is an institution in this age only, that resurrection … Continue reading

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The Lord of Life Returns (John 20:1-29)

This is a Bible study on the passage in the gospel of John where Jesus is resurrected. To understand this post, you should stop and read John 20:1-29 before moving on. What evidence, if any, does John offer in chapter … Continue reading

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A Family Experiences Resurrection (John 11:1-57)

This is a Bible study on the passage in the gospel of John where Jesus raises his friend Lazarus from the dead, and thereby teaches us that he is the Lord of resurrection life.  To understand this post, you should … Continue reading

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Will You Still Be Able to Sin in Heaven?

Will Christians be able to sin in heaven?  If not, how is that the case?  Will we still have free will?  What is the nature of a resurrected body?  These are all good questions, and many thoughtful Christians wonder about … Continue reading

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Christ’s Resurrection Changes Everything

* This is a sermon outline on selected passages from 1 Corinthians 15.  I preached this sermon at a high school chapel service. The resurrection of Jesus Christ—the greatest life-altering event in history—must change everything about what you believe and … Continue reading

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