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A New Hope

A New Hope: Roll With It: Luke 24:1-27

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On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they came to the tomb, bringing the spices they had prepared. They found the stone rolled away from the tomb.  They went in but did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.
Luke 24:1-3 (CSB)

I have a new hope because…

1. MY DISAPPOINTMENT HAS BEEN ROLLED AWAY

But we were hoping that he was the one who was about to redeem Israel. Besides all this, it’s the third day since these things happened.
Luke 24:21 (CSB)

Having said this, he showed them his hands and his side. So the disciples rejoiced when they saw the Lord.
John 20:20 (CSB)

2. MY DOUBT HAS BEEN ROLLED AWAY

Then beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he interpreted for them the things concerning himself in all the Scriptures.
Luke 24:27 (CSB)

But Thomas, one of the Twelve, was not with them when Jesus came. So the other disciples were telling him, “We’ve seen the Lord!” But he said to them, “If I don’t see the mark of the nails in his hands, put my finger into the mark of the nails, and put my hand into his side, I will never believe.”
John 20:24-25 (CSB)

When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted.
Matthew 28:17 (NIV)

3. MY DEFEAT HAS BEEN ROLLED AWAY

Peter’s Second Chance “Lord,” Peter asked, “why can’t I follow you now? I will lay down my life for you.”
John 13:37 (CSB)

But go, tell his disciples and Peter, ‘He is going ahead of you to Galilee; you will see him there just as he told you.’
Mark 16:7 (CSB)

4. MY DEATH HAS BEEN ROLLED AWAY

He is not here! For He has been resurrected, just as He said. Come and see the place where He lay.
Matthew 28:6 (CSB)

And if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead lives in you, then He who raised Christ from the dead will also bring your mortal bodies to life through His Spirit who lives in you.
Romans 8:11 (CSB)

For we know that the one who raised the Lord Jesus will also raise us with Jesus and present us with you.
2 Corinthians 4:14 (CSB)