The Resurrection Brings Freedom
Pastor Elio's sermon notes for Easter Sunday, Sunday April 4th, 2021
Matthew 17:22-23 TPT
22 When they all gathered together in Galilee, Jesus said to them, “The Son of Man is going to be betrayed and turned over to his enemies. 23 They will kill him and in three days he will be resurrected.” When the disciples heard these words they were devastated.
Galatians 5:1 TPT
1 At last we have freedom, for Christ has set us free! We must always cherish this truth and firmly refuse to go back into the bondage of our past.
Colossians 1:13-14 NLT
13 For he has rescued us from the kingdom of darkness and transferred us into the Kingdom of his dear Son, 14 who purchased our freedom and forgave our sins.
Ephesians 1:7 GNT
7 For by the blood of Christ we are set free, that is, our sins are forgiven. How great is the grace of God,
Colossians 2:14 NLT
14 He canceled the record of the charges against us and took it away by nailing it to the cross.
Romans 8:1-2 NLT
1 So now there is no condemnation for those who belong to Christ Jesus. 2 And because you belong to him, the power of the life-giving Spirit has freed you from the power of sin that leads to death.
1 Peter 1:2 NLT
2 God the Father knew you and chose you long ago, and his Spirit has made you holy. As a result, you have obeyed him and have been cleansed by the blood of Jesus Christ.May God give you more and more grace and peace.
Philippians 4:13 NLT
13 For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.
Ephesians 2:10 TPT
10 We have become his poetry, a re-created people that will fulfill the destiny he has given each of us, for we are joined to Jesus, the Anointed One. Even before we were born, God planned in advance our destiny and the good works we would do to fulfill it!
Acts of the Apostles 20:24 NLT
24 But my life is worth nothing to me unless I use it for finishing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus—the work of telling others the Good News about the wonderful grace of God.
Colossians 2:20 NLT
20 You have died with Christ, and he has set you free from the spiritual powers of this world. So why do you keep on following the rules of the world, such as,
Romans 4:4-5 NLT
4 When people work, their wages are not a gift, but something they have earned. 5 But people are counted as righteous, not because of their work, but because of their faith in God who forgives sinners.
Romans 6:23 NLT
23 For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord.