Contributed by Sam Mccormick on Apr 28, 2020
A sermon I had intended to give on Easter Sunday 2020 but was prevented by stay-at-home order from the Governor because of the COVID19 pandemic. It addresses Jesus' resurrection in connection with the "first resurrection" of Revelation 20 and the universal resurrection.
I. Christ’s Resurrection Day
If you had been entering Jerusalem early on a particular Sunday morning you might have seen some peculiar sights:
• Evidence of two great earthquakes (one 3 days ago, one earlier today) Matt 27:54; 28:2
• Open, empty graves (Matt 27:52)
• Guards marching