Sermons from March 2019

Sermons from March 2019

"Whose likeness and inscription is this?" They said to Him, "Caesar's." Jesus said to them, "Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's." And they marveled at Him.

Mark 12:1-17

The Cornerstone and Whose Image Review – The Fig Tree and John the Baptist Matthew 3:5-10 John the Baptist and the Pharisees and the Sadducees 11:12-14 The fig tree has no fruit and is cursed. 11:20-21 The fig tree had withered from its roots. 11:30 John’s baptism, was it from heaven or of human origin? 12:1-12 Introduction via 2 Samuel 12:1-10 Nathan, David, Bathsheba, and Uriah the Hittite Just as Jesus tells a story to trap the Pharisees, His Father…
And when you stand praying, if you hold anything against anyone, forgive them...

Mark 11:1-33

Fulfilling Old Testament Prophecies Review 10:46-52 Faith of the blind man. Last miracle (positive) recorded in Mark. First time Jesus is called by the messianic title Son of David not Jesus of Nazareth. Bartimaeus would not be quiet. He had faith, he had no doubt heard of Jesus and made the connection somehow that Jesus was the Son of David. Why did Jesus ask him what he wanted? Jesus wanted him to express his faith by communicating his need. Mark…
Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!

Mark 10:32-52

Review 10:23-31 Riches do not have the power to help one work or worm his way into heaven. Jesus after saying v25 “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God” He adds v27 “With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God.” In other words, Grace or Salvation is totally outside the sphere of human capacity.…
Mark 10:14

Mark 10:13-31

Divorce – The Lord said also unto me in the days of Josiah the king, Hast thou seen that which backsliding Israel hath done? she is gone up upon every high mountain and under every green tree, and there hath played the harlot. Jeremiah 3:6-4:4 Do we not all have one Father? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our ancestors by being unfaithful to one another? Judah has been unfaithful. A detestable thing…
Mark 10:1

Mark 10:1-12

Divorce is an Obscene Four Letter Word 13 If a man takes a wife and, after sleeping with her, dislikes her 14 and slanders her and gives her a bad name, saying, “I married this woman, but when I approached her, I did not find proof of her virginity,” 15 then the young woman’s father and mother shall bring to the town elders at the gate proof that she was a virgin. 16 Her father will say to the elders,…