Sermons from July 2017

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Discipleship and Divorce


Mark 10:1-12             Intro: Divorce in the first century  I. The Trap Mark 10:2 ¶     Some Pharisees came and tested him by asking, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?”  II. The Turn  III. The Trust The Trust in His design of male and female The Trust in His gift of marriage The […]

Thinking about following the Jesus


                      Mark 9:30-50             Intro: the Nature of Discipleship  How to think about Ourselves (9:30-35) Greatness Redefined Greatness Modeled  How to think about Others (9:36-41) Others who are Weak Others who are Doing work in Jesus Name  How to think about Sin (9:42-50) Sin must be vigilantly fought for our sake Sin must […]

Who do you say that I am?


“Who do you say that I am?”                      Mark 8:27-9:1          Intro: Caesarea Philippi  I. A Change in Direction II. A Claim of Deliverer (Christ – Messianic Deliverer) Misunderstandings about Messiah a. Then b. Now 2. The Murder of the Messiah a. Personal Necessity (Love) b.Legal Necessity (Forgiveness) c. Cosmic Necessity (to Defeat Death) […]