Encounters with Jesus
Sermon Series on the Book of Mark
Mark: Letting Go & Grabbing On
Sermon 12 in the Mark: Encounters with Jesus sermon series • August 20, 2017 • Jim Johnson
The approach to heaven can be confusing. At one time Jesus received a bunch of irresponsible kids and immediately after He sent away a super responsible man who had striven his whole life to obey and honor God. What must we know?
Sermon 9 in the Mark: Encounters with Jesus Series • July 30, 2017 • Todd Malone
Jesus’ ministry to Gentiles continues, but in a new location. Last week we saw Jesus care for a Gentile woman with a demon-possessed daughter. This week Jesus meets a Gentile man with significant physical challenges.
A Greater Faith
Sermon 7 in the Mark: Encounters with Jesus series • July 16, 2017 • Jim Johnson
Does God ever test our faith? If so, why does He do it and what does it look like? If there are tests of this nature ahead of us, then how should we prepare? We can learn much from a man named Jairus whose story began with a great faith in Jesus – but …
Man of the Tombs
Sermon 6 in the Mark: Encounters with Jesus Series • July 9, 2017 • Todd Malone
Mark 5 introduces us to another unnamed man who encounters Jesus. This man might be as desperate as anyone we meet in Mark. His crisis, impossible for any human to overcome, is no match for Jesus’ mercy.
Don't Lose Heart
Part 5 of the Encounters with Jesus sermon series • July 2, 2017 • Jim Johnson
Some of us may be plagued by heart disease – a calcification of that immaterial part of a human being where our mental, emotional and spiritual activities are centered. This is a condition that Jesus wants to expose and redeem.