Tag Archives: Gospel of Mark

And Down the Stretch We Come

This Sunday we enter week 50 of our study in the Gospel of Mark. We have just 4 weeks left, as the passages get heavier, the intensity builds, and the culmination of this breathtaking eyewitness account arrives. Here is what is … Continue reading

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The King and His Cross

What images come to mind when you hear the word “king?” I think of castles, crowns, throne, robes, and prestige. You might think of someone who seems unapproachable or stately. If you watch Entertainment Tonight or subscribe to People magazine, … Continue reading

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The Image Issue

This last Sunday we tackled the passage in Mark 12:38-40 where Jesus says “Beware of the scribes.” Jesus warns his followers to watch out for the personal arrogance, entitlement, and manipulative greed that marked these men steeped in religion. He … Continue reading

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Issues

Matthew 2:1-4 Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, 2 saying, “Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? … Continue reading

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Jesus Stopped

I started work on Mark 10:46-52 early this morning, preparing to preach the 10th and final week of Jesus Uncensored this Sunday at LifePoint. It is turning out to be one of my favorite texts in the entire gospel of … Continue reading

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Servant Songs of Isaiah

This week’s text at LPC is Mark 10:32-34. As I began studying today I was planning on going all the way through Mark 10:45, but there is just far too much content in vv. 32-34, so we’re going to stop … Continue reading

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This Sunday @ LifePoint

I am pumped for this Sunday at LifePoint. I have been out of the pulpit for a couple of weeks, and I’ve really missed preaching through Mark’s Gospel. Pastor Wayne did an excellent job last week breaking down Mark 10:13-16. … Continue reading

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