Sermons from January 2019

Sermons from January 2019

Mark 6:31

Mark 6:30-56

6:30-32 The Report Finally we learn how the disciples did when they went out to preach the message of Jesus from chapter one verse fifteen (1:15) that the kingdom of God has come near. Repent and believe the good news. Going back to verse 12, they went out and preached that people should repent. And in the next verse they drove out demons and healed many sick people. When they returned they first reported on all they had done and…
Mark 6:2

Mark 6:1-30

Return, Repentance, Revenge, Report Review 5:21-24a Jairus, one of the synagogue officials, an important and respected man in the community came to Jesus with an attitude of selflessness, humility, and belief that Jesus could heal his daughter. Jesus left with him and a large crowd pressing about them. 5:24b-34 There was an interruption as they hurried to Jairus’ for Jesus to his daughter. An unclean woman touched Jesus’ garment in faith and immediately she was healed of her 12 year…
Mark 5:36

Mark 5:1-43

Review 4:21-23 Parable of the Lamp & Obligation Jesus uses the lamp to point out two import spiritual truths to the disciples and to us. They and we are responsible for the sharing of the truth – it must be shared. This parable tells them and tells us the truths revealed are to be shared! Ends with an admonishment in v23, If anyone has ears to hear, let them hear. 4:24-25 In these two short verses we have the concept…
Mark 4:40

Mark 4:21-41

Lamp/Obligations, Growing Seed, Mustard Seed, Calming the Storm Review 4:4-20 Parable of the Sower, the Seeds, and the Soils followed by the explanation The sower represents Jesus specifically and anyone else who proclaims the Word of God – first the disciples and then through time us! The seed represents the Word of God, eventually the Gospel. The last group are those in good soil who not only hear the message, they accept it fully, and acknowledge it as their own…