He spent three years with Jesus. He watched Jesus work, heard him teach and walked with him in Galilee. He was there on the night in which Jesus was taken to be crucified. Before this man died, he passed on the testimony of what he had seen and heard. The gospel of Mark is that testimony.
- February 14 – The Beginning of the Gospel
- February 21 – Sowing Seeds
- February 28 – Bread and Water
- March 6 – Clarity, Christ and the Cross
- March 13 – What do you want me to do for you?
- March 20 – Broken and Poured
- Mark 24 – Service of Communion and Shadows
- March 27 – See and Tell
What is this sermon about?
This sermon is about Palm Sunday and Jesus being anointed during Holy Week.
Why is this sermon important?
This sermon is important because it invites to consider how we respond when we see Jesus.
What is the context of this sermon?
This sermon was developed using The Renegade Gospel by Mike Slaughter and Adam Hamilton’s sermon, “The Last Week in Jerusalem” as guides.
What are the next action steps?
During this Holy Week, consider:
- Like the crowd outside Jerusalem, when are you excited to see Jesus?
- Like the disciples, where do you question or just not understand?
- Like the woman who anoints Jesus, how do we show honor to Jesus?
What is the good news (bottom line)?
The good news is that Jesus is anointed for a death that leads to life.