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Good News from the Graveyard

A few days ago I took a walk through Greenwood Cemetery in Dallas. It’s an old graveyard not far from […]

Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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Death Defeated

Death was defeated when Jesus rose from the dead, and one day death will be no more.

Text: Revelation 1:18
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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What If

This sermon reveals the four disastrous consequnces if the resurrection is not true. If Christ did not rise from the dead, our preaching has no purpose, our faith has no forgiveness, our death has no deliverance, and our service has no significance.

Text: 1 Corinthians 15:12-20
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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Where is Jesus When We Need Him?

Earlier this week I took a bike ride along the Natchez Trace. Exiting at Friendship Road, I rode a mile […]

Text: Luke 24
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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Christ and the Problem of Death

“Since the children have flesh and blood, he too shared in their humanity so that by his death he might […]

Text: Hebrews 2:14-15
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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A Tale of Two Men

“Brothers, I can tell you confidently that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to […]

Text: Acts 2:24-32
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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The Incorruptible Christ

The first word is sometimes as important as the last word. Seven weeks had passed since the resurrection of Jesus. […]

Text: Acts 2:24
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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Why Are You Weeping?

The story of Mary Magdalene meeting Jesus at the empty tomb is found only in John’s gospel. I think Mary […]

Text: John 20:11-18
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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What’s Your Problem with the Resurrection?

The year: AD 60. The place: The palace of Herod Agrippa II in Caesarea by the Sea. The setting: The […]

Text: Acts 26:8
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons
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The Death of Death

“Christ Jesus … has destroyed death and has brought life and immortality to light through the gospel.” II Timothy 1:10b […]

Text: II Timothy 1:10
Sermon Series: Easter Sermons