Bible Text: “For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ all shall be made alive.” 1 Corinthians 15: 22
What does resurrection mean?
Romans 8:9 – “But you are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit.”
The life of Christ gives us life
1 Corinthians 15:22-23 – “For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ all shall be made alive. But each one in his own order.”
1 Peter 1:3-5 – “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance incorruptible and undefiled and that does not fade away, reserved in heaven for you…”
1 Corinthians 15:54 – “… but thanks be to God, who gives us victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. ”
· Jesus paid a debt that He did not owe
· What benefits do we derive from Jesus’ resurrection?
o Healing and deliverance from bondage
o All of our trespasses have been forgiven and forgotten
o Peace in our lives
o Grace instead of the law
o Isaiah 53:4-5
o John 10:10
o Colossians 2:11-13
o Colossians 15-16
o Ephesians 2:15-16
o Leviticus 2:16
· Through Christ’s resurrection, our spirit man is alive. We have triumphed over every principality and power.