Pastor Armstrong's lenten sermon series: Will the real Jesus please stand up? False Christs in the world and in the church.
“Our false Christ of the week: ‘Jesus, the good moral teacher’”
I. Inventing “the good teacher.”
A. Proponents do not completely ____________ the biblical witness to Jesus, nor do they completely ____________ it.
B. They ___________________ passages of Scripture.
II. If Jesus were a mere man, He could not be “____________,” for no _____________ man would make such claims.
III. Christianity is not about ___________ Jesus taught but ____________ Jesus is.
IV. Why it matters.
A. The value of even one human life is far beyond ________ ability to pay (Psalm 49:7-8, 15).
B. Only _________, whose death is as infinite in its scope as God Himself, can provide such a ransom (Mark 10:45).
C. God was in heaven as the _______________ of justice, and God was on the cross as the ________________ of justice.