Snapshots after the Resurrection

Acts 1:1-5, John 20:24-31, 21:20-23

Pew Bible Pg.884,883

 

I.In the midst of the excitement, Jesusí command was to wait.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Acts 1:4-5

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††† A.Jesus proved he was alive. †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† vs. 3

 

††† B.Jesus spoke to them about the kingdom of heaven.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† vs. 3

 

II.Thomasí temptation was to doubt.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† John 20:24-25

 

††† A.Jesus commanded him to believe. †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† vs. 27

 

††† B.Thomas declares the truth of who Jesus is.††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† vs. 28

 

III.Peterís temptation was to compare. ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† John 21:20-22

 

††† A.Jesus was calling Peter to teach and shepherd the people.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† vs. 15-17

 

††† B.Jesus called Peter to lay down his life for Jesus†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† vs. 18-19

 

Have I declared the truth of who Jesus is?

 

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Is my temptation to compare, doubt, or with the patience of waiting?

 

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How can I lay down my life for Jesus and tell others about Him?

 

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