Easter

Easter

Easter – Resurrection Sunday

Resurrection Sunday 21st April 2019 Carmel and George Methodist Church 6am and 10am With Peter Veysie John 20: 1-22 THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS CHRIST? “Christianity is a historical religion. It claims that God has taken the risk of involving Himself in human history, and the facts are there for you to examine with the utmost rigour. They will stand any amount of critical investigation…” (ref.2, p.61). JESUS:  A REAL PERSON IN HISTORY “What then, does a historian know about Jesus…

Easter – Good Friday

Good Friday 19th April 2019 George Methodist Church 8am with Communion John 18:1 -19:42 Chronology of the events on Friday: Crucifixion began at about 9 am (the third hour- Mark 15:25). Jesus died at the very moment the Passover lamb was to be slain at the Temple, the ninth hour on the 14th of Nisan (our Friday 3 PM). From the moment Jesus was laid in the tomb, until sunset, the Jews reckoned to be the first day in the…

Palm Sunday

PALM SUNDAY GEORGE METHODIST CHURCH SUNDAY 14TH APRIL 2019 8AM AND 10 AM SERVICE With Peter Veysie Luke  19:28 -48 INTRODUCTION The feast of Palm Sunday is a recreation of the historical events immediately preceding Jesus’ death and resurrection. It’s a prelude to Holy Week and, in particular, the suffering of Good Friday. The Feast of Palms is a reminder of the victory to come in the resurrection, a victory achieved through the cross. 14th day of Nissan was the…

Easter Sunday Service

Resurrection Sunday Matthew 28 1st April 2018 George Methodist Church With Peter Veysie 10am Consider your verdict? For centuries many of the world’s distinguished philosophers have assaulted Christianity as being irrational, superstitious and absurd. Many have chosen simply to ignore the central issue of the resurrection. Others have tried to explain it away through various theories. But the historical evidence just can’t be discounted.   How can we explain the empty tomb? Can it possibly be accounted for by any…

Sunrise Easter Service

Carmel Guest house chapel Resurrection Sunday sunrise service. Sunday 1st April 2018 6am With Peter Veysie  THIS SERMON WAS NOT RECORDED Flavius Josephus, born A.D. 37, a Jewish historian, became a Pharisee at age 19; in A.D.  66 he was the commander of Jewish forces in Galilee. After being captured, he was attached to the Roman headquarters.  He says, “Now there was about this time Jesus, a wise man, if it be lawful to call Him a man, for He…

Good Friday

George Methodist Church Good Friday 30th March 2018 8am With Peter Veysie THIS SERMON WAS NOT RECORDED Four painful situations. The suffering servant of Isaiah is expressed in detail here by John: Judgment and abdication 19 Then Pilate took Jesus and had him whipped. 2 The soldiers twisted thorns together to make a crown. They put it on Jesus’ head. Then they put a purple robe on him. 3 They went up to him again and again. They kept saying, “We honor you, king of…

Palm Sunday

Resolute Palm Sunday 25th March 2018 George Methodist church 8am and 10 am With Peter Veysie Mark 11:1-11 (TNIV) Psalm 118 [1] As they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage and Bethany at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two of his disciples, [2] saying to them, “Go to the village ahead of you, and just as you enter it, you will find a colt tied there, which no one has ever ridden. Untie it and bring it here. [3]…