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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What God Has Joined (Mark 10:1-12)

When you read this passage you might get the impression that it’s all about divorce (and remarriage). While Jesus will address these things, far more important in this passage is exaltation of marriage. It’s essence and beauty and power. This God-designed and ordained institution is for his glory and our good. May we seek him […]

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As our ears and eyes are opened to the person and purpose of Jesus, we learn that success and service in Christ kingdom is flipped. “The first shall be last, and the last shall be first.” We all know that phrase, but what does it mean? Jesus will show us with a wonderful, humbling example: A […]

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