NWBC - April 1, 2018 - Resurrection Sunday - Alan Conner
Proofs of the Resurrection of Christ
A. PROOFS OF THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS.
1. Jesus prophesied that He would rise from the dead. Mk. 9:31.
2. The empty tomb. Lk. 24:1-7.
a. Empty tomb.
b. Empty grave clothes. Jn. 20:5-7.
c. Empty cover-up. Mt. 28:11-15.
3. Resurrection appearances. Acts 1:3.
4. The disciples were willing to die for their conviction.
B. WHY IS THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS SO IMPORTANT?
1. The risen Christ is the source of our justification. Rom. 4:25.
2. The risen Christ is the source of our life. Rom. 6:4.
3. The risen Christ is the source of our glorification. Rom. 8:11 ; Col. 1:18; 1Cor. 15:20; Phil. 3:20-21.