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 the ways that we can respond to Jesus as illustrated by James, John and Bartimaeus.
Why is this sermon important?
It is important because it doesn’t matter if we have gotten it wrong in the past, we can still follow Jesus.
What is the context of this sermon?
This is the week before Palm Sunday. It is the first Sunday of spring break and the weekend of the Big XII tournament.
What are the next action steps?
Let the past go and keep following Jesus.
What is the good news (bottom line)?
The good news is that we don’t have to get it right all the time to follow Jesus.