Message Notes

Overview

A substitute: Someone who goes in for someone else.
Atonement: paying a price to make something right—to satisfy justice.
Substitutionary atonement: Easter.
Jesus lived a life without sin and offers to be our substitute—to take all our mess-ups.  That’s why He came.  To redeem, restore, reconcile. That’s why He gave His life on the cross.  To satisfy justice.  To pay the penalty.  4 YOU.

Scripture Reference

Luke 24:1-6
Jesus Has Risen
24 On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them. 5 In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? 6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: