Sermon Series
  • 1. Preparing The Way Of The Lord

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 26 ratings
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    To stress that we are to be God’s messengers today.

    The Gospel of Mark #1 Preparing the Way of the Lord Text: Mark 1:1-8 Thesis: To stress that we are to be God’s messengers today. Introduction (1) The gospel according to Mark: (a) Was written by John Mark (b) Was written sometime between A.D. 60-70 (c) Was written originally to Roman ...read more

  • 2. Baptism And Temptation

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 39 ratings
     | 2,559 views

    To note the importance of baptism and the way to overcome temptation.

    The Gospel of Mark #2: Baptism and Temptation Text: Mark 1:9-13 Thesis: To note the importance of baptism and the way to overcome temptation. Introduction: (1) In Mark 1:1-8, John announces the coming of Jesus. (2) Beginning with verse 9, Jesus arrives to begin His earthly ...read more

  • 3. Following Jesus

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 48 ratings
     | 2,896 views

    To note that we’ve been called by Jesus and must leave every hindrance behind and follow Him.

    The Gospel of Mark #3: Following Jesus Text: Mark 1:14-20 Thesis: To note that we’ve been called by Jesus and must leave every hindrance behind and follow Him. Introduction: (1) Now, Jesus is ready to start His earthly ministry. (a) He had recently been baptized and had ...read more

  • 4. Jesus' Authority Over Demons

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 46 ratings
     | 2,762 views

    To demonstrate that Jesus’ authority extends even to the spirit world in order to encourage all people to enthrone Him as Lord.

    The Gospel of Mark #4: Jesus’ Authority Over Demons Text: Mark 1:21-28 Thesis: To demonstrate that Jesus’ authority extends even to the spirit world in order to encourage all people to enthrone Him as Lord. Introduction: (1) Jesus is now in Capernaum, which seemed to be ...read more

  • 5. The Touch Of Jesus

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 31 ratings
     | 2,111 views

    To note that we must be touched by Jesus in order to be healed.

    The Message of Mark #5: The Touch of Jesus Text: Mark 1:29-45 Thesis: To note that we must be touched by Jesus in order to be healed. Introduction: (1) Jesus is now fully involved in His earthly ministry. (2) Along the way, He comes into contact with many people who needed His ...read more

  • 6. Jesus' Authority To Forgive Sins

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 53 ratings
     | 3,762 views

    To point out that we must go to Jesus in order to be forgiven.

    The Gospel of Mark #6: Jesus’ Authority to Forgive Sins Text: Mark 2:1-12 Thesis: To point out that we must go to Jesus in order to be forgiven. Introduction: (1) Jesus’ authority has thus far included: (a) Power over demons (1:21-28) (b) Power over sickness (1:29-45) (2) Now, we ...read more

  • 7. Jesus, A Friend To Sinners

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 73 ratings
     | 8,166 views

    To note that Jesus loves us despite our shortcomings.

    The Gospel of Mark #7: Jesus, a Friend to Sinners Text: Mark 2:13-17 Thesis: To note that Jesus loves us despite our shortcomings. Introduction: (1) “Mark has shown Jesus’ fame and popularity spreading like wildfire. In this next unit (2:13-3:6), he shows opposition to Jesus from ...read more

  • 8. A Time Of Rejoicing

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 70 ratings
     | 5,144 views

    To note the joy that is found in Christ.

    The Gospel of Mark #8: A Time of Rejoicing Text: Mark 2:18-22 Thesis: To note the joy that is found in Christ. Introduction: (1) Jesus had just been criticized for associating with sinners. (2) Now, His critics questioned His disciples concerning fasting. Discussion: I. The ...read more

  • 9. The Lord Of The Sabbath

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 44 ratings
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    To stress that the Lord gives us commands for our benefit.

    The Gospel of Mark #9: The Lord of the Sabbath Text: Mark 2:23-3:6 Thesis: To stress that the Lord gives us commands for our benefit. Introduction: (1) After discussing the need for new wineskins, the Pharisees attempt to go back to the old wineskins of observing the Sabbath according ...read more

  • 10. The Unpardonable Sin

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 90 ratings
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    To note the importance of accepting Jesus for who He is.

    The Gospel of Mark #10: The Unpardonable Sin Text: Mark 3:20-35 Thesis: To note the importance of accepting Jesus for who He is. Introduction: (1) After Jesus’ encounters with the Pharisees concerning the Sabbath day, He withdrew with His disciples to the sea. (a) A great multitude ...read more

  • 11. The Parable Of The Sower And The Soils

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 161 ratings
     | 14,635 views

    To stress the importance of preparing your heart to receive the Word of God.

    The Gospel of Mark #11: The Parable of the Sower and the Soils Text: Mark 4:1-20 Thesis: To stress the importance of preparing your heart to receive the Word of God. Introduction: (1) Oftentimes, Jesus spoke in parables. (a) “The Gospels record some sixty different parables of Jesus, ...read more

  • 12. The Growth Of The Kingdom

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 51 ratings
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    To note the greatness of the Kingdom by looking at how it grows by God’s power.

    The Gospel of Mark #12: The Growth of the Kingdom Text: Mark 4:21-34 Thesis: To note the greatness of the Kingdom by looking at how it grows by God’s power. Introduction: (1) After stressing the importance of our preparing ourselves to receive the Word, Jesus now emphasizes the way ...read more

  • 13. Mercy To All

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 29 ratings
     | 1,561 views

    To note that the Lord is willing to have mercy on all people.

    The Gospel of Mark #13: Mercy to All Text: Mark 5:1-20 Thesis: To note that the Lord is willing to have mercy on all people. Introduction: (1) After telling several parables to the crowd, Jesus and His disciples board a boat in order to cross over to the other side. (a) While they ...read more

  • 14. Jesus' Authority Over Death & Disease

    Contributed on Sep 7, 2003
    based on 35 ratings
     | 2,356 views

    To stress that we must come to Jesus if we wish to be healed.

    The Gospel of Mark #14: Jesus’ Authority Over Death & Disease Text: Mark 5:21-43 Thesis: To stress that we must come to Jesus if we wish to be healed. Introduction: (1) After healing the demon-possessed man, Jesus crossed back over to the crowd from which he had previously ...read more