I. Fear Led to Jesus’ Death
A. Control and fear make an often deadly combination.
B. God’s purposes do not limit the fear of humans.
II. Humans Fear Encounters With God’s Truth
A. The angel’s presence clearly demonstrates God’s involvement.
B. God acts in order to remove fear.
Luke 2:10; Matthew 1:20; 1 Peter 5:6-7
III. Let’s Respond With the Fear of God!
A. They departed with fear and joy.
B. May our fear transform us as well.
Challenge: Either way, we’re going away from the tomb. Go full of fear and joy to serve God. Let him transform your fear today.