Spiritual Blindness (Mark 10:32-52)

For the third time, Jesus explains to his closest disciples how he’s going to be betrayed, executed, and then raised from the dead as part of God’s plan to save the world. Once again, the disciples fail to grasp what he’s saying. But a humble blind beggar gets it. This week, Jesus will show us […]

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The One Thing We Lack (Mark 10:17-31)

The man who came up to Jesus in Mark 10:17-31 had everything. And yet something nagged at his heart, his soul. As rich as he was morally and financially, there was something he was missing. But when Jesus revealed it to him, it devastated him. What did Jesus tell him? Why did he walk away grieved? […]

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Humility (Mark 10:13-16)

Just a few weeks ago we learned from Jesus that to be considered great in the Kingdom of God, we must be like little children. But now just a few passages later, children come up again. Why? The answer is because we struggle with one thing more than any other: pride. But as we will see, […]

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