The Mission Of The Crucified One

Third in the series “Why Should I Even Care That Jesus Was Raised From The Dead?”

Matthew 28:16-20

Main Point:  Jesus will never abandon us on the assignment he gave us based upon his astounding authority.

  1. Whenever Jesus shows up, he is obviously in charge [16-18]
    1. Matthew 10:2-4
    2. 1 Corinthians 15:6
    3. James 4:7-8
    4. Daniel 7:13-14
    5. Ephesians 1:20-23
  2. However we spend our lives, we have a clear focus [19-20a]
    1. Matthew 10:5-7
  3. Whatever we face in this era, we are never alone [20b]
    1. John 14:16-18
  4. Application Questions:
    1. How can you overcome any residual hesitancy in your response to Jesus?
    2. What is an aspect of the Great Commission that you need to pay more attention towards obeying this week?
    3. How do you go about finding Jesus’ presence during times that are difficult?