Think of it in terms of a line graph – we need to understand that the shape of the Christian life is not the constant upward curve, but instead the downward and then upward shape of the check mark.
For the Christian, death can do more than to deliver us into the hands of the One who overcame, you might even say, folded up death on our behalf.
Each person who becomes a witness to the resurrection goes through four stages: bewilderment, rebuke, instruction, and witness.
Who will roll away the stone? Jesus. Is he worthy? Yes. We certainly can’t and aren’t, and that is good news.