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  1. 2. Week 4 – The Resurrection and the Life <ul><li>John 11:17-27… Now when Jesus came, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb four days. Bethany was near Jerusalem, about two miles off, and many of the Jews had come to Martha and </li></ul>
  2. 3. Week 4 – The Resurrection and the Life <ul><li>Mary to console them concerning their brother. So when Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went and met him, but Mary remained seated in the house. Martha said to Jesus, “Lord, if you had been </li></ul>
  3. 4. Week 4 – The Resurrection and the Life <ul><li>Here, My brother would not have died. But even now I know that whatever you ask from God, God will give you.” Jesus said to her, “Your brother will rise again.” Martha said to him, “I know that he will </li></ul>
  4. 5. Week 4 – The Resurrection and the Life <ul><li>Rise again in the resurrection on the last day.” Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. </li></ul>
  5. 6. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Do you believe this? She said to him, “Yes, Lord; I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who is coming into the world.” </li></ul>
  6. 7. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>The idea of Duality </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Eternity vs. Time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Abundance vs. Inadequate </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Light vs. Darkness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hot vs. Cold </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Life vs. Death </li></ul></ul>
  7. 8. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>What does resurrection mean? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To do over again </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Revival </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To bring life again </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To rise up </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What is Resurrection’s opposite? </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><ul><li>De-Vival </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>De – Down </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Decrepit – </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Crepare – Break </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Decompose </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deception </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Death </li></ul><ul><li>Burial </li></ul><ul><li>What happens when you die? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You literally Fall “Down” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Then we put you down </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Life is UP – Death is DOWN </li></ul>
  10. 11. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Language’s power on our view of the world </li></ul><ul><li>We all agree that life is good? </li></ul><ul><li>Is death Bad? </li></ul>
  11. 12. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Nicodemus said… “What must I do to get to heaven?” </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus said… “Let him deny himself, take up his cross and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but he who loses his life for my sake.. </li></ul>
  12. 13. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>How important was death and resurrection… </li></ul><ul><li>“ Get behind me, Satan…for you are not putting your sights on things of God, but on the things of man.” </li></ul>
  13. 14. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Romans 6… What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2 By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it? 3 Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ </li></ul>
  14. 15. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Jesus were baptized into his death? 4 We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life. </li></ul>
  15. 16. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Baptism is a symbol of Death and Resurrection </li></ul><ul><li>What is required to get to heaven? </li></ul><ul><li>Practice vs. Meaning </li></ul>
  16. 18. Tangent <ul><li>Luke 11:37-38… “While Jesus was speaking, a Pharisee asked him to dine with him, so he went in and reclined at the table. The Pharisee was astonished to see that he did not first wash before dinner.” </li></ul>
  17. 19. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>3 Enemies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Devil </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The World </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Flesh </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pride and Selfishness </li></ul>
  18. 20. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Phil. 1:21… For me to live is Christ, and to die is gain </li></ul><ul><li>Do most Christians believe this? </li></ul>
  19. 21. David Crowder - “Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die”
  20. 27. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>Can people still be raised from the Dead? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Why? </li></ul></ul>
  21. 29. Week 4 – The Resurrection <ul><li>All religions concern themselves with the concept of life and death </li></ul><ul><li>True strength results in confidence over death which is faith in Resurrection </li></ul>