A Joyful Departure
Scripture: Luke 24:50–53, Acts 1:1–1:11
The disciples were joyful at Jesus departure because . . . Luke 24:52-53
We live in Kingdom time. Acts 1:3
- Certainty of the kingdom.
- Power of the kingdom. Acts 1:6-8
- Expansion of the kingdom. Acts 1:8
Jesus is where we need him the most. Luke 24:50-51, Acts 1:9-11
- He is with our heavenly Father. Acts 1:9
- He is our 1 John 2:1
- He is now available anytime, anywhere. Acts 1:5, 8
Take Home Idea: Christ’s ascension does not mean he has abandoned us, but that He is in control and He is with us.