What... You're Leaving?
Topic: Surprised by Hope Passage: Luke 24:44–24:53, Acts 1:1–1:11
Picture yourself as a disciple who has just seen your boss and friend rise from the dead. And now begins to go away again. How would you react? "What...You're leaving, Jesus! You just got here." Why leave? Why not stay around and set up Your Kingdom on earth by You sitting on the throne in Jerusalem, or Texas or Gilbert, Arizona? God the Father has the best plan. And His plan included Jesus' ascension to heaven to sit at the right hand of God. Why though? What does that mean for our life in Christ today? Join us Sunday as we unpack the ascension narratives of Luke 24:44–53 and Acts 1:1–11 together by learning the three W's of how to live since Jesus has ascended to the right hand of God.