The Tomb Was Empty

2 Tim 3:16                   Romans 15:4             Luke 8:18              John 6:29                    Mark 12:29-31 Titus 3:3-5                 1 Cor 1:30                  Eph 6:17                Lam 3:21                  1 Peter 1:13        2 Tim 1:9                     Romans 7:6              2 Tim 1:7               2 Peter 3:18


          Mark 16:1-8             Matthew 28:1-10                Luke 24: 1-12             John 20:1-10  


Proverbs 1:7  Knowledge begins with respect for the LORD… (nlt,niv)

Isa 33:6 (niv) He (God) will be the sure foundation for your times,  a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge; the fear of the LORD is the key to this treasure. 

Eyewitnesses saw the resurrected Jesus!

2 Peter 1:16 “we saw with our own eyes” 

1 John 1:1- “looked at, touched”    1 Cor 15:5-8 “500 saw”

Romans 1:3-4 “..he was declared to be God’s Son with great power by rising from the dead.”

Acts 1:3-11  This same Jesus, who has been taken from you into heaven, will come back in the same way you have seen him go into heaven.

1 John 5:9, 11-13  We believe people when they say something is true.. This is what God has told us: God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.

Hebrews 11:6  “ And without faith it is impossible to please GOD,  because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.”

Hebrews 11:1 “Faith means being sure of the things we hope for and knowing that something is real even if we do not see it.”          (2 Cor 4:18)

John 4:46-53 the royal official –   Faith means:   “WE TAKE THE LORD AT HIS WORD”

Romans 3:22  God makes people right with himself through their faith in Jesus Christ…

                  25  God sent him to die in our place to take away our sins….

Romans 4:25 “Jesus was given to die for our sins, and was raised from the dead to make us right  with God.” 

John 3:18   Jesus speaking:    “People who believe in God’s Son are not judged guilty.”      

Heb 7:24-25(niv)   because Jesus lives forever,  ...he is able to save completely those who come to God through him,  because he always lives to intercede for them. 

Matt 10:32-33 Jesus saying: “All those who stand before others and say they believe in me, I will say before my Father in heaven that they belong to me.”

WE BELIEVE JESUS IS THE SON OF GOD;  the empty tomb verifies all the promises of God.

2 Cor 1:20-22  The YES to all of God’s promises is in Christ…. he put his Spirit in our hearts to be a  guarantee for all he has promised.