Statement of Confession: I believe in the Trinity--Father, Son and Holy Spirit; The Three are One in the Father. I believe that Jesus is the Savior to those that accept Him in genuine repentance of their sins through faith as their Lord and Savior. I believe that baptism--immersion, burial--is an outward show to the world of their acceptance of salvation by Jesus for His dying, resurrection and His sitting at the right hand of the Father in heaven. This ministry is FREE.
Lesson for April 16, 2017Victorious LoveJohn 19:38-42; 20:1-10; 1 Peter 1:3-9Dr. Mark Scott wrote this treatment of theInternational Sunday School Lesson. Scott teaches preaching and New Testament at Ozark Christian College, Joplin, Missouri. This lesson treatment is published in the April 9, 2017, issue of The Lookout magazine, and is also available online at www.lookoutmag.com.
______ By Mark Scott God’s victorious love unites with his resurrection power to bring life out of death. Out of the watery chaotic mass of the earth, God brought to light (Genesis 1:2, 3). Out of the death of Egyptian bondage, God brought a new people (Exodus 14:30, 31). Out of the Babylonian exile, God brought a remnant home (Ezra 2:1). Out of the slavery of sin, God brought freedom (John 8:31-34). Three people in our text today discovered this victorious love: Mary Magdalene, out of whom Jesus had cast seven demons (Luke 8:2), the disciple whom Jesus loved (John), who observed carefully the details of this v…
Sunday, April 16, 2017 | Easter Resurrection of the Lord Easter Day Year A
On the same date: Resurrection of the Lord, Easter EveningFirst ReadingActs 10:34–43 or Jeremiah 31:1–6 PsalmPsalm 118:1–2, 14–24 New TestamentColossians 3:1–4 or Acts 10:34–43 GospelJohn 20:1–18 or Matthew 28:1–10
Sunday, April 16, 2017 | Easter Easter Sunday Year A | Roman Missal | Lectionary
First ReadingActs 10:34a, 37–43 ResponsePsalm 118:24 PsalmPsalm 118:1–2, 16–17, 22–23 Second ReadingColossians 3:1–4 or 1 Corinthians 5:6b–8 Gospel Acclamation1 Corinthians 5:7b–8a GospelJohn 20:1–9 or Matthew 28:1–10 or Luke 24:13–35
Sunday, April 16, 2017 | Easter The Resurrection of Our Lord Easter Sunrise Year A
On the same date: The Resurrection of Our Lord,Easter Day; The Resurrection of Our Lord, Easter EveningOld TestamentExodus 14:10–15:1 PsalmPsalm 118:15–29 Epistle1 Corinthians 15:1–11 GospelJohn 20:1–18
Sunday, April 16, 2017 | Easter Easter Day Principal Service Year A
On the same date: Easter Day, Evening ServiceFirst ReadingActs 10:34–43 or Jeremiah 31:1–6 PsalmPsalm 118:1–2, 14–24 Second ReadingColossians 3:1–4 or Acts 10:34–43 GospelJohn 20:1–18 or Matthew 28:1–10