Rise: Week 6

Pastor Pete Hartwig

Sermon Notes

After Easter 2018.3




40 days:  Easter


SLIDE:  Road To Emmaus




CHS – CHO 7 miles


SLIDE:  READ The Road To Emmaus Pg. 859


2 Disciples =  reminiscing about what happened!


Highs and Lows!


Military Community.  Next Sunday


Crucifixion:  King of the Jews!  The Messiah!  Save yourself!


SLIDE: They stood still their faces downcast


UVA’s loss first round.


Painful, the plan… Gone.  Future shot.

What I thoughts was… isn’t


Disappointment:  We called off our engagement.


SLIDE:  They Crucified him; but we had hoped that he was the one who was going to redeem Israel.


What Jews at that time thought of JESUS


SLIDE:  He took bread, gave thanks, broke it and began to give it to them.  Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized Jesus.  Luke 24:30-31. Pg. 859




SLIDE: The road to Emmaus = the distance between a God who starts things and Jesus of Nazareth.    


(a distant God and a personal God)




SLIDE:  Genesis 3:6-7. She gave some to her husband and he ate it. Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they realized they were naked.



SLIDE:  “The work of God is this: to believe in the one he has sent.” -Jesus.  John 6:29  Pg.866


COMMUNION:  Here WE are.

We hold the emblems of Jesus’ body