Sermon Quotes: "The Surprise of Their Lives"

“Jesus does not overwhelm these two disciples by some spectacular revelation of himself…Instead, he interprets the Scriptures for them.” David Garland

“I should have imagined that the Risen Lord would be independent of the Bible. But no! He cleaves to it with all the old affection. He came up from the grave and hastened to the Holy Book.” Dinsdale Young

"Jesus did this because he knew that he would not be able to walk down every road to give every believer the gospel in living person. But he also knew that by the Holy Spirit his word had the power to make every road a gospel road wherever Christ is preached.” Phil Ryken

“He who had been condemned for us in his death was publicly vindicated in his resurrection. The resurrection is God’s decisive demonstration that he had not died in vain.” John Stott