God's Purpose

Jun 29, 2008 Series: Great Expectations - Living Life With Hope | Category: 1 & 2 Peter
Scripture: 1 Peter 1:1

     The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead is the single most defining moment in the history of the world. The resurrection of Jesus from the dead is the single most important fact for Christianity. The Apostle Paul said these words to the Corinthian Christians. "And if Christ has not been raised, our preaching is useless, and so is your faith (15:14). A few verses latter Paul says again, "And if Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile; and you are still in your sins. Then those who have fallen asleep in Christ are lost. If only for this life we have hope in Christ, we are to be pitied more than all men."

     The apostle Paul is bluntly saying, "If Jesus did not raise from the dead, then there is no such thing as Christianity. There is no forgiveness of sins. There is no heavenly hope! Paul goes on to say, "But Christ has indeed been . . .

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