The Burial (Luke 23:50-56)
Introduction: Chronology of the Life of Christ
Joseph of Arimathea: (23:50-54)
Jesus is buried in an unused tomb by a righteous man.
• The character of Joseph (23:50-51)
• The actions of Joseph (23:52-53)
• The fulfillment of Passover (23:54)
The Women: (23:55-56)
Jesus was untouched by His followers who were righteous women.
• The actions of the women (23:55)
• The desire of the women (23:56a)
• The character of the women (23:56b)
Jesus was followed and served by righteous men and women as He fulfilled the Passover.
- Monday: Luke 2:21-35
- Tuesday: Luke 2:36-40
- Wednesday: Leviticus 23:1-3
- Thursday: Leviticus 23:4-8
- Friday: Luke 24:1-12
Next Steps from Today’s message
- I will renew my commitment to follow and serve Christ and live righteously.
- I will specifically commit to righteous living in my _____________________________.
- I will honor Christ by talking about His resurrection this week even though it is not Easter.
BE – BE a passionate community of God living out our faith in families and neighborhoods.
Multiply – MULTIPLY the impact of God’s love by reproducing disciples of Christ at every level.
Go – GO into the world empowered by the Holy Spirit to spread the hope of the Gospel.
New to fellowship? // We’re so glad you’re here today // Inside the bulletin you will find a Connection Card // Please fill it out and bring to the Connection Center in the church atrium after the service. We will give you a welcome gift and answer your questions.
Incoming 5th Grade FSM Parents Meeting // Sunday, August 9, from 10:15-10:45 a.m. // As a parent with a child transitioning from Fellowship Kids to Fellowship Student Ministries, you likely have a lot of questions // Come meet our new student pastor, Alan Greenwood, in the Equipping Room (210) to learn more about FSM // This will be a short meeting designed just for incoming 5th grade parents.
All Hands on Deck // Sign up now to be part of the Fellowship Kids Team // School year sessions begin next week // Complete the card on your chair and put in the offering basket.
FSM Parents Meeting // Sunday, August 16, from 12:15-1:30 p.m. in the Venue // All Fellowship Student Ministry parents are invited to come hear the vision and structure of student ministry at Fellowship, as new student pastor, Alan Greenwood, walks through where the ministry is headed during the upcoming year // Lunch will be provided // If you have any questions, contact Alan Greenwood at email@example.com.
Fellowship Kids Volunteer Training / / Join us as we take our kids ministry to the next level // We will have food, fun, and practical workshops Saturday, August 22, 9-11:30 a.m. // Please sign up at www.FellowshipConway.org/volunteer-training.
Relationships // Fellowship invites you into relationships with God and others through our small group ministry called Home Church // Start planning now to join one of our Wednesday or Sunday Home Church’s that launch the week of Sept 13th // More info to come!
There’s so Much Going on with OCC // There’s so much going on with OCC // Check out our new blog post for information on the upcoming kick off event and suggestions on a “Wow Item” for your shoebox // Also, save the date for September 21 for a special OCC event // Stay tuned for more information on September 13.
Child Care Workers // If you are interested in working in the part-time child care for Fellowship events, contact Shanna at firstname.lastname@example.org // Paid position, training is included!
July 1 – August 2, 2015
Weekly Budget Needs $21,577
Giving for 07/26/15 37,615
Giving for 08/02/15 26,050
Year to Date Needed 107,885
Year to Date Giving 117,609
Over (Under) Budget 9,724