The Gospel of Jesus Christ

June 3, 2018 ()

Bible Text: Acts 2:22-36 |

Series:

Northwest Bible Church - June 3, 2018 - Book of Acts - Alan Conner

Acts 2:22-36

The Gospel of Jesus Christ

Intro

A. THE LIFE OF CHRIST (Acts 2:22).

1. “Jesus the Nazarene” -

2. “attested by God with miracles and wonders and signs -

3. “performed in your midst, just as you yourselves know” -

B. THE DEATH OF CHRIST (Acts 2:23).

1. God’s sovereignty.

a. Predestined plan of God -

b. “foreknowledge” -

2. Man’s responsibility.

a. “you nailed to a cross.”

b. “godless men.”

C. THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST (Acts 2:24-29).

1. God raised Jesus from the dead (Acts 2:24).

2. OT testimony (Acts 2:25-28, cf. Ps. 16:8-11).

3. Peter’s exposition (Acts 2:29-31).

a. Cannot refer to David (Acts 2:29).

b. OT confirmation (Acts 2:30-31).

D. THE EXALTATION OF CHRIST (Acts 2:30-36).

1. Scripture confirms (Acts 2:30-31).

2. Witnesses confirm (Acts 2:32).

3. Promise of the Holy Spirit confirms (Acts 2:33).

4. More Scripture confirmation (Acts 2:34-35).

5. Conclusion (Acts 2:36).