Mark 2 - NIV
23 One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and as his disciples walked along, they began to pick some heads of grain.
28 So the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath.”
Sermons on Mark 2
Contributed by David Moore on Apr 29, 2010
This sermons aims to clarify the Christian’s relationship to the Sabbath Day.
The Sabbath Day Controversy Text: Mark 2:23-28 Introduction: The last time we met we considered the criticism of the Pharisees and the disciples of John surrounding the issue if fasting. Now comes another criticism, this time surrounding the issue of the Sabbath Day. For many believers this ...read more
Contributed by Mike Wilkins on Mar 23, 2007
Sabbath is a gift from God for the health of our soul.
Sabbath and Soul Health March 18, 2007 Mark 2:23-28 One Sabbath Jesus was going through the grainfields, and as his disciples walked along, they began to pick some heads of grain. 24 The Pharisees said to him, "Look, why are they doing what is unlawful on the Sabbath?" 25 He ...read more
Contributed by Daniel Habben on Jun 21, 2006
God didn’t give us his laws just to be obeyed (to show us he’s boss). God gave us his laws for our benefit.
What part of your Bible instruction, whether as a confirmand or in a Bible Information Course, did you enjoy the most? Was it the lesson on Creation? Angels? Baptism? The lesson I most enjoy teaching is the one about Jesus. I love to explain why Jesus had to become human and yet remain God to win ...read more
Contributed by Brian La Croix on Jun 1, 2006
More on the Sabbath, this one from Mark
Is the Sabbath Really a Big Deal Today? Mark 2:23-28 April 2, 2006 Introduction Today, we’re going to look at one of those issues that quite frankly, can serve as a dividing line between believers. For some, when you think of the Sabbath, you think straight-jacket – a bunch of rules ...read more
Contributed by R. Joseph Owles on Mar 6, 2006
Jesus’ forgiveness and compassion creates controversy.
SERMON IN A SENTENCE: We cannot be in a right relationship with God if we are in a wrong relationship with others. Two weeks ago we encountered Paul’s challenge to “Be like Christ,” and we looked at Mark’s account of Jesus healing a leper for clues of how we could actually be like Christ. We ...read more