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"Unexpected Easter"

April 12, 2020

Passage: John 20:19-22

Did you know the disciples spent the first Easter huddled in a room, separated from the world, and afraid of their unknown future? Does that resonate with anyone you know? We pray and hope you are encouraged and enjoy this special Easter message.

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WORSHIP

The Blessing

Andrew Sandry, Allie Nasr, and Cristina Silbert share this prayer of blessing over you and your family.

Resurrecting

Jon Decious, Emily Hobrook, and Isaac Madrid sing of the power of Christ's Resurrection.

He Lives

Mark McDonald shares an original song he wrote in his home during this crazy time known as COVID 19.

The Mission Grove Creed

What does mean to be a part of Mission Grove? We believe that church is not a place to go to, but a family to belong to.

GROVE KIDS

Grove Kid's Parents,

It’s Easter Sunday this weekend!!!! Woohoo!!! Join us in our Grove Kids Video as we bring the Resurrection and Easter Eggs together! We promise to make your kids laugh, compete in fun games and learn about all what Jesus did for us!!! Hope you can join us!

Happy Easter! He has risen…He has risen indeed!!!

Pastor Clark and the Grove Kid Leaders.

BIBLE STORY

Above All
Crucified and Risen
John 18:12–20:23 (Supporting: John 16, Matthew 26)

For week two, we celebrate Easter. We’ll see through John 18:12–20:23, how Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection makes it possible for us to have a forever relationship with God. Jesus humbly gave Himself for us as the ultimate sacrifice to rescue us from the consequences of our sin.

Bottom Line: Jesus put us first. This is what Easter is all about. Jesus put us first. He gave up everything He deserved to rescue us from the consequences of sin. Jesus conquered death and is alive! We hope that kids leave with a clearer understanding of how much God loves us and wants to have a relationship with us through His Son.

MEMORY VERSE

Don’t do anything only to get ahead. Don’t do it because you are proud. Instead, be humble. Value others more than yourselves. Philippians 2:3, NIrV

BOTTOM LINE

Jesus put us first.

LIFE APPLICATION

Humility—Putting others first by giving up what you think you deserve

BASIC TRUTH

I can trust God no matter what.