Where Was Jesus During The Three Days Between His Death And Resurrection?

Jesus was unaccounted for during the 3 days between His death and resurrection, or was He?His Life The gospel is not simply about believing in Jesus and that’s it. It is considerably more than that. The fact that Jesus lived a sinless life was critical to His becoming the propitiation or satisfaction of the wrath of God against sinners as God required a perfect sacrifice, and in Jesus, God received it, and so it was “For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we mig … [Read more...]

How To Prepare and Deliver A Sermon For A Funeral

Is there some biblical guidance for how to prepare for and deliver a sermon for a funeral? What Bible verses can we use to comfort the afflicted? Funerals: Joy and Grief Funerals can be considerably different and this depends upon whether the person has ever trusted in Christ or not. Some of the saddest funerals I have ever done are for those who we don’t know for sure if they were saved. For the Christian though, there is a much different perspective on things. They are no longer suffering or … [Read more...]

Did Jesus Really Die On Good Friday? A Bible Study

What does the Bible say about the day on which Jesus died? Was it as most believe, on Good Friday?  Was Jesus in the Grave for Three Days? Jesus is believed to have died on Good Friday but some people have a hard time seeing that from Friday to Sunday morning He would have been dead for three days but even if you take part of Friday, then Saturday and then Saturday night into Sunday, that is still three days because Saturday night after sunset is when the day begins for the Jews and … [Read more...]

Where Was Jesus Buried? A Bible Study

Buried in a Rich Man’s Grave There is actually a prophesy about Jesus burial place. It didn’t necessary give the exact location but it was prophesied in Isaiah 53:8-9 that “that he was cut off out of the land of the living, stricken for the transgression of my people and they made his grave with the wicked and with a rich man in his death, although he had done no violence, and there was no deceit in his mouth.”   This was fulfilled when “there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who al … [Read more...]

Easter Bible Verses: 7 Scriptures About The Resurrection of Jesus

The resurrection of Jesus Christ is one of the most powerful beliefs in Christianity?  What are some of the most important verses about Easter?  What ones would you choose?Luke 24:2-3 “And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.”The greatest thing about going to the tomb of Jesus was that it was found empty.  He had been resurrected and was not there.  The empty tomb is one of the most powerful evidences of the … [Read more...]