Sermons tagged with ‘Mark’

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Engage (Ephesians 6)

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Download the MP3. Scripture for today’s sermon: Ephesians 6:10-18 Recap from last week: 1. There is a spiritual battle for our souls! 2. We are not spectators – we need to engage! People who hate Christ are not the enemy, but prisoners of war. Stop fighting the prisoners! What happens when God’s people encounter Him […]

He Is Risen! (Mark 16:1-8)

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Download the MP3. What Happened… Jesus was… •Betrayed (Mark 14:10-11, 43-35) •Arrested (Mark 14:46-50) •“Tried” before the Council (Mark 14:53-65) •“Tried” by Pilate (Mark 15:1-5) •scourged (Mark 15:15) •mocked (Mark 15:16-20, 29-32) •crucified (Mark 15:24a) •abandoned by his Father (Mark 15:34) Some Evidence… •Jesus was dead! (John 19:28-34) •Jesus was buried! (Matthew 27:57-61) •The tomb […]

A Spiritual Checkup (Mark 11-13)

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A Spiritual Check-Up (Am I enjoying God as much as I can be?) Download the MP3. Mark 11-13 (ESV) Mark 11:1-11 (ESV) Zechariah 9:9 The crowd’s greatest hopes were that Jesus would make Israel great, and they were disappointed when they realized that Jesus came to make the Kingdom of God great. •Is your priority […]

March 9, 2008 (Mark 10:46-52)

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Download the MP3. Mark 10:46-52 (ESV) They’ve come from Cesarea Phillipi – 130 miles. Jericho is approximately 20 miles down the road from Jerusalem. They’re almost there. Time and time again, Mark tells about the outcasts of society asking for Jesus’ attention, and they get it. Jesus was only a few days away from the […]

March 2, 2008 (Mark 10:32-45)

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Download the MP3. Mark 10:32-45 (ESV) Third time Jesus predicts his death. Mark 8:34-35 (ESV) Mark 9:35 (ESV) •One thing really right – Jesus would sit in glory. •One thing really wrong – Status in the kingdom. Mark 10:38 (ESV) the Greek word for know means not enough information Mark 14:36 (ESV) Mark 10:38 (ESV) […]

Those Who Will Enter The Kingdom… (Mark 10:13-31)

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Download the MP3. Mark 10:13-31 Those who enter the kingdom…. •Those who will enter the kingdom will do so “like a child”. Children in the first century were almost worthless. ■…having nothing to offer •Those who will enter the kingdom will not do so by religious observance. Jesus “loved him, and said” It’s easy for […]

The Holiness of God (Mark 9:42-50)

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Jesus on the cross makes us holy, and God desires that the way we live shows Him to be holy. If something in your life is causing you to sin, get rid of it. Sin doesn’t allow us to show God as holy. God has a passion for His holiness and He wants us to […]

January 6, 2008 (Mark 9:38-41)

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Download the MP3. Mark 9:38-41 •The Disciples’ Perspective They saw someone they didn’t recognize working in Jesus’ name and demanded that he stop. Ironically, the same disciples who were recently unable to cast out a demon in verse 18 now demand that this man who was successfully casting out demons stop doing so. •The Man’s […]

December 09, 2007 (Mark 9:30-37)

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What does it mean to be a disciple of Jesus? Download the MP3. They went on from there and passed through Galilee. And he did not want anyone to know, for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men, and they […]

Quit This / Start That (Mark 9:14-29)

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(honest) Faith and Failure We have this picture of faith that is big and powerful. But the reality is that as we talk about those big picture things, many of us wonder if we have enough faith to last the week. We feel like we are failing in our marriages, parenting, work, relationships. We know […]