The Healing We Really Need (Mark 2:1-12)

What do you need most in your life? If you could boil your needs down to just one, what would it be? As we follow Jesus in the gospel of Mark, it becomes quickly clear that Jesus did not come to be a good example or to inspire. He came to do something for us. […]

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Called By The King (Mark 1:14-20)

Jesus finally speaks. After his baptism, after his 40 days in the wilderness, he cries out: The Kingdom of God is at hand. It is near. And that means everything must change. Because to live in the Kingdom means to heed the life and instructions of the King. Who is the King and what does […]

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The Power of the Trinity (Mark 1:9-13)

The Son of God comes onto the scene not first with teaching, or healing, or casting out demons. First, he must be commissioned. But by whom? And with what? With a power and with a proclamation that signals the beginning has come. For Jesus, and for us. Let’s approach the Lord with wonder, humility and […]

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