Weekly sermons from Living Hope Bible Church in Bellevue, WA
The Importance of the Empty Tomb
Synopsis: What's so important about the resurrection?
Anticipation: For the Love of Christ (v. 1-3)
Amazement: The Empty Tomb (v. 4-6)
Trembling: The Message (v. 7-8)
The Witnesses & Burial of Christ
Even in the unjust circumstances of the crucifixion of Christ, we can see God's saving grace and mercy in the faith of a Gentile, a devout group of women, and a Jew.
Walking as Citizens of Heaven
As Christians, we are called to be a model citizen of Heaven
Walking Together With the Lord
Key verse: Eph 4:3 "being diligent to preserve the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace."
The Calling of a Worthy Walk (v. 1)
The Nature of a Worthy Walk (v. 2-3)
1. With Humility (v. 2a)
2. With Gentleness (v. 2b)
3. With Patience (v. 2c)
4. With Tolerance for One Another in Love (v. 2d)
5. With Unity as One Body under One God (3-6)
The Crucifixion and Burial of Christ
Synopsis: Jesus died to pay for a debt He did not owe so that we could live and be free from a debt we could not pay.
Key verse: Isaiah 53:5, "But He was pierced through for our transgressions,
He was crushed for our iniquities;
The chastening for our well-being fell upon Him, And by His scourging we are healed."
The Greatest Injustice: Jesus’ Trial and Treatment
Synopsis: Facing injustice, Jesus responds without sin in fulfillment of prophecy.
1. Unjust Interrogation (v. 1-5)
2. Unjust Sentencing (v. 6-15)
3. Unjust Treatment (v. 16-21)