Fit For a King: Easter Sunday
April 20, 2014
Scripture: Matthew 27:27–27:31
Consider what was accomplished and finished that day.
I. The Crown Fit His Message (27:11; John 18:33-38)
A. The Dominion of the King (33-36)
B. The Devotion of the King (37; John 19:5-22)
II. The Crown Fit His Mocking (27:27-31)
A. The Distress of the King (whip, crown, Romans 1:1-6)
B. The Disgrace of the King
III. The Crown Fit His Majesty
A. The Exalted King (Hebrews 1:3-4)
B. The Exclusive King (Revelation 1:5)
C. The Eternal King (Revelation 4:1-6a, 9-11; 11:15)
Jesus wore this crown for His glory and our good!
- your freedom! (1 Peter 2:16-17)
- your forgiveness! (1 Peter 1:3-4; Ephesians 4:31-32)
- your focus! (Philippians 1, 3:7-11)
- your forever (Revelation 22:3-5; John 10:18; John 3:36) our lives need to show evidence of resurrection power.