The Gospel Part II

Acts: The Gospel Movement

The Gospel Part II

Acts 1:1-11

The problem of absence – At the center of our faith is Jesus, but we cannot physically see, hear, or touch Him. The struggle is real, and the book of Acts starts with Jesus leaving His disciples. What do we do with the absence of Jesus?

  • The meaning of His absence.
  • The result of His absence.

Jesus’ Family Tree

Matthew 1:1-17

4 Questions:

  • How did it all being – Creation
  • What went wrong – Rebellion
  • How is it going be fixed – Redemption in Jesus
  • What is going to happen, in the end – Glory in heaven

3 Sections:

  • The rise to King David (14 generations)
  • The falling to the deportation to Babylon
  • The rise back to Jesus

5 Women in the family tree- all had sordid histories

1 Answer:

  • God can and does overcome sin.
  • He works through fallen people to achieve His Glory
  • He comes to save sinners and works through sinners

Jesus has come to fix your broken family tree.