About This Message
As they entered the tomb, they saw a young man dressed in a white robe sitting on the right side, and they were alarmed. “Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid him. But go, tell his disciples and Peter, ‘He is going ahead of you into Galilee. There you will see him, just as he told you.’”
Mark 16:5-7 (NIV)
1. SECOND CHANCES ARE POSSIBLE
But go, tell his disciples and Peter…
Mark 16:7 (NIV)
2. SECOND CHANCES ARE PERSONAL
…and that he appeared to Peter, and then to the Twelve. After that, he appeared to more than five hundred of the brothers at the same time, most of whom are still living, though some have fallen asleep.
1 Corinthians 15:5-6 (NIV)
3. SECOND CHANCES ARE POWERFUL
Then Peter stood up with the Eleven, raised his voice and addressed the crowd: “Fellow Jews and all of you who live in Jerusalem, let me explain this to you; listen carefully to what I say… Those who accepted his message were baptized, and about three thousand were added to their number that day.
Acts 2:14-41 (NIV)