Pastor Armstrong's sermon is based on Matthew 27:46-53.
“Heaven and Hell Break Loose” Matthew 27:46-53
I. The ____________________________has come—for Jesus.
A. The end of Jesus is the end of the world in miniature.
1. Darkness (v.45).
2. Torn curtain (v.51).
3. Earthquake (v.51).
4. Resurrection (vv.52-53).
B. Jesus interprets His death as abandonment by God, or hell (v.46).
1. “The Son of Man came not to be served but to serve and to give His life as a ________________for many” (Matthew 20:28).
2. “Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as you will” (Matthew 26:39). Jesus chooses to drink the cup of God’s _____________, which was reserved for God’s _________________ (Psalm 75:8; Isaiah 51:17; John 18:11).
II. _______________ has come--for us.
A. Darkness and apocalyptic signs are not the last word, _____________ is.
B. Jesus will emerge from His Judgment Day to an immortal, ______________ life, for Himself and for the world.
C. The Father gives His Son Jesus the cup of _____________; Jesus gives us the cup of ___________________. “This cup is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins” (Matthew 26:28).