The Gospel of Mark
A Question of Motives: Mark 12:38-44
Mark series • November 25, 2018 • Rich Millhouse
Spiritual pride makes you look at life and say, “I deserve more than I’m getting.” “I’m owed more than what I’ve got.” Jesus exposes the proud and the hypocrite in direct contrast to the humble and the sincere. I. Hypocrisy Uncovered v. 38-40, II. Sincerity Discovered v. 41-44
A Question of Priority: Mark 12:28-34
November 11, 2018 • Rich Millhouse
If you love first things first, then you can love second things best. In our text today, we have a scribe seeking to know something about God’s law. Seeking a question of Priority. I. The God of the Kingdom, II. The Law of the Kingdom, III. The Citizens of the Kingdom
A Question of Thinking: Mark 12:35-37
November 18, 2018 • Rich Millhouse
Today, it’s Jesus’ turn to ask a question, and he asks a brilliant question because he’s pressing in on the peoples need for hope. He’s pressing in on a deep desire they had for the Messiah to come. I. What the teachers say II. What David says III. What do you say?
A Question About The Afterlife: Mark 12:18-27
October 21, 2018 • Rich Millhouse
Will there be marriage in heaven? This week’s question is a kind of Riddle, asked by the religious leaders, that is suppose to lead Jesus to an absurd answer about the resurrection. I. The Riddle, II. The Rebuke, III. The Response.
Who's in Charge?: Mark 12:1-12
A vineyard in question • September 30, 2018 • Rich Millhouse
"With great power comes great responsibility." In this message Jesus calls out the religious leaders of Israel for thinking what was their's to steward was their's to own. I. Responsibility, II. Rejection, III. Reformation