Divine Service Summary – Easter Sunday, 21 April 2019
Title: Easter Sunday – Christ lives! – Witnesses of the resurrection
Bible verse (Text): Luke 24: 46–48
Bible reading: John 20: 1–10, 19–23
Then He [Jesus] said to them, “Thus it is written, and thus it was necessary for the Christ to suffer and to rise from the dead the third day; and that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in His name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. And you are witnesses of these things.
Message: Let us proclaim that Jesus Christ lives.
- The risen Jesus appeared to His disciples in various ways.
- For the disciples, the resurrection of Jesus signified proof of His victory.
- They professed this.
- Today we are witnesses of the resurrection through our words and deeds.