I.   INTRODUCTION – “The Ascension Pillar”
     A. Going to Heaven
     B. Going Back to Heaven (John 1:2 / Eph. 4:9)

II. “SO THAT HE MIGHT FILL ALL THINGS” (Eph. 4:10)
     A. “He led captive a host of captives” (Eph. 4:8a)
          1. Captured By Jesus
          2. Freedom As Captives (Rom. 1:11 / Rom. 6:22)
          3. Ascended With Jesus (Eph. 2:6)
     B. “He gave gifts to men” (Eph. 4:8b)
         1. The Gift
         2. The Gifts (Eph. 4:11-12 / I Cor. 12)

III. “BY COMMON CONFESSION” (I Tim. 3:16a)
      A. “Taken up in/into glory”
      B.  “I go… I come again” (John 14:1-3)

IV. CONCLUSION – ‘The Mystery of Godliness’
      A. Beholding His Glory [Incarnation] (John 1:14)
      B. Indwelling His Glory [Regeneration] (Col. 1:27)


 

 “Ascension – ‘So That He Might Fill All Things’”