Main Point: Jesus died for us!
a. Jesus died for us who are deserving of death (Matt. 26:57-68)
a. The wages of sin is death (Rom. 6:23)
b. The court’s pronouncement upon Jesus, “He is deserving of death,” is the
sentence we deserve to hear!
c. But instead of making HIS defense, Jesus became OUR defense.
d. Jesus died for us!
b. Jesus died for us who love our comfort more than we love him (Matt. 26:69-75)
c. Matt. 27:1-10
a. Jesus is innocent (v. 4)
b. Judas is a type of Christ (vv. 5-7)
c. Jesus is a far better Judas
d. Jesus died for us whose sin is shocking, wicked, and vile (Matt. 27:11-26)
e. Jesus died for us whose sin humiliates and exposes us (Matt. 27:27-44)
f. Why did Jesus die for us? So that we can live with God, forever! (Matt. 27:45-56)