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  • A Declaration And A Rebuke Series

    Contributed by Donald Whitchard on Mar 31, 2021

    Jesus has been active for over two years, and His disciples have been there to witness His teaching and miracles. He asks them a question that we all need to answer: "Who do men say that I am?". Your answer determines your eternal destiny.

  • Take Up Your Cross

    Contributed by Dr. Fred W. Penney on Mar 22, 2021

    This expository message from Mark 8:31-38 is about Jesus' call to discipleship - to take up our cross and follow him.

    Title: Take up Your Cross Text: Mark 8:31-38 Subject; How does Jesus define discipleship? Complement; Jesus says it means that you too take up your cross. Big idea: “True disciples don’t just wear a cross around their necks - they put it on their shoulders.” Introduction – we are moving toward more

  • A Fresh Look At The Church Of Jesus Christ

    Contributed by Russell Metcalfe on Mar 18, 2021

    What sort of Church are we? What sort of church can we be, and become?

    March 29, 1992 Mark 8:27-38 [The Relationship of Faith to Faithfulness] [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?" They replied, "Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, more

  • Setting Your Mind On The Things Of God

    Contributed by Rick Boyne on Mar 16, 2021

    Keep your eyes on Jesus and His Kingdom to keep from being distracted by this world.

    Setting Your Mind on the Things of God March 14, 2021 Morning Service Immanuel Baptist Church, Wagoner, OK Rick Boyne Message Point: Keep your eyes on Jesus and His Kingdom to keep from being distracted by this world. Focus Passage: Mark 8:27-38 Supplemental Passage: Therefore, since we have so more

  • If Anyone Desires To Come After Me, He Must…

    Contributed by Charles Wall, Jr. on Mar 14, 2021

    Jesus says these 3 things are MUSTS for anyone who desires to come after Him!

    In our western church culture, bigger is viewed as better. Bigger means success. Bigger means God’s blessing; God’s approval or better yet, special approval. Bigger is better! And to achieve & maintain this status everything the church does must be big – its music & “worship more

  • The Lost And Found

    Contributed by Mary Erickson on Mar 1, 2021

    Sermon for the Second Sunday in Lent, Year B

    February 28, 2021 Hope Lutheran Church Rev. Mary Erickson Mark 8:31-38 The Lost and Found Friends, may grace and peace be yours in abundance in the knowledge of God and Christ Jesus our Lord. Most public places have a lost and found. Schools, churches, grocery stores, bus stations. Somewhere more

  • The Message Of The Cross

    Contributed by John Williams Iii on Mar 1, 2021

    This sermon explores how Christians cannot avoid carrying their crosses.

    THE MESSAGE OF THE CROSS Text: Mark 8:31 - 38 Mark 8:31-38  Then he began to teach them that the Son of Man must undergo great suffering, and be rejected by the elders, the chief priests, and the scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again.  (32)  He said all this more

  • 2nd Sunday In Lent, Year B.

    Contributed by Christopher Holdsworth on Feb 28, 2021
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    Covenant blessings and the necessity of the Cross.

    Genesis 17:1-7, Genesis 17:15-16; Psalm 22:25-31; Romans 4:13-25; Mark 8:31-38; Mark 9:2-9. COVENANT BLESSINGS AND THE NECESSITY OF THE CROSS. (A) Genesis 17:1-7; Genesis 17:15-16. Abram was ninety-nine years old. Ishmael, his son by his wife’s slave girl Hagar, was thirteen. Now, after a more

  • Sharing In The Suffering Of Christ Series

    Contributed by Rev. Felix Cornelius Agyei on Feb 27, 2021

    1.0 The question of whether suffering insofar as a Christian is concerned is biblical has been bordering the minds of several Christian. indeed, Jesus, calls us to participate not only in glory but also in suffering. how do we share in this suffering?

    2.0 The inescapable experience of suffering of Jesus and His followers: (Mark 8:31) 2.1 …OF Jesus Jesus, the Messiah’ experience was a paradox. The paradox of salvation, power & dominion and suffering. That the Messiah had to suffer was unthinkable. How can the Christ in whom the more

  • The Burden Of The Cross

    Contributed by Gerald Roberts on Feb 27, 2021

    The cross of Christ is hard and difficult, but Jesus asks us to deny yourself, lose yourself, and take up our cross.

    Mark 8:31-38 The Burden of the Cross • It used to be that we could carry our own suitcase and sometimes they were heavy • . Now, we have wheels on the suit cases even back packs have wheels to make it easier. • When I was at my last appointment we did a Cross walk from Gazebo to The more

  • Setting Our Minds

    Contributed by Charles Mallory on Feb 27, 2021
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    Peter has good intentions, but they are not in agreement with God's ultimate plan. We must covenant to deny ourselves and align ourselves to God's will and ways.

  • Plain Truth About Following Jesus Series

    Contributed by Sean Lester on Feb 24, 2021
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    Jesus says plainly that He will be rejected, and so will his followers as they carry out the mission of spreading the Gospel.

    The Plain Truth About Following Jesus Mark 8:31-38 RCL Year B 2nd Sunday in Lent Introduction: Following Jesus seems simple enough. Read your Bible. Support your church. Be a law-abiding citizen. Raise a family. Don’t sin. Simple enough. Or, is it? At a moment when Jesus’ experienced more

  • Take Up Your Cross

    Contributed by I. G. Spong on Feb 24, 2021
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    As people run headlong into a world going nowhere, escaping reality in their hedonistic lifestyles, are we ashamed of Jesus and His words? Are we ashamed of suffering as Christians? Let’s look at Jesus’ countercultural instructions in Mark 8:31-38.

    Prelude As people run headlong into a world going nowhere, escaping reality in their hedonistic lifestyles, are we ashamed of Jesus and His words? Are we ashamed of suffering as Christians? Purpose Let’s see the value of taking up our cross and denying ourselves. Plan Let’s look at Jesus’ more

  • The Cost Of Discipleship

    Contributed by John Gaston on Feb 24, 2021
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    Jesus tells the disciples He will have to suffer and Peter rebukes HIm. Jesus tells them that unless they deny themselves & take their cross, they'll be rejected. The power of God only flows into a crucified life. Have you surrendered all yet?

  • "the God We Need"

    Contributed by Kenneth Sauer on Feb 22, 2021
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    What it means to take up our cross and follow Christ.