Sermons from September 2015

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Who is for us?


Bible reading Mark 9:38-50 Whoever Is Not Against Us Is for Us 38 “Teacher,” said John, “we saw someone driving out demons in your name and we told him to stop, because he was not one of us.” 39 “Do not stop him,” Jesus said. “For no one who does a miracle in my name can in […]

The heart of the servant


Bible reading Mark 9:30-37 Jesus predicts his death a second time 30 They left that place and passed through Galilee. Jesus did not want anyone to know where they were, 31 because he was teaching his disciples. He said to them, ‘The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men. They will […]

Who am I?


Bible reading Mark 8:27-38 Peter declares that Jesus is the Messiah 27 Jesus and his disciples went on to the villages around Caesarea Philippi. On the way he asked them, ‘Who do people say I am?’ 28 They replied, ‘Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.’ 29 ‘But what about […]

‘Ephphatha!’ Jesus opens up new possibilities


Bible reading Mark 7:31-37 Jesus heals a deaf and mute man 31 Then Jesus left the vicinity of Tyre and went through Sidon, down to the Sea of Galilee and into the region of the Decapolis. 32 There some people brought to him a man who was deaf and could hardly talk, and they begged Jesus to […]