Sermons from October 2015

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Sustenance Despite Sin – Mark 2:23-28


Read Mark 2:23-28 What do you most remember from the sermon? How does Jesus use the story of David and the bread of the Presence (1 Samuel 21:1-6) to argue for the kingdom of God being established despite human disregard for God’s holiness? Why is that such an important thing to keep in mind? How […]

Mark 2:18-22


Mark 2:18-22 18 Now John’s disciples and the Pharisees were fasting. Some people came and asked Jesus, “How is it that John’s disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees are fasting, but yours are not?” 19 Jesus answered, “How can the guests of the bridegroom fast while he is with them? They cannot, so long […]

Mark 2:1-12 – Jesus God-Identifies as Lord


Read Mark 2:1-12 What motivated Jesus to respond to the paralytic’s plight was his friend’s faith (2:5). Why do you suppose their faith made such a difference? In order to get a sense for what it means to put your faith or trust in somebody share a time when someone has put their faith in […]