Facing Rejection

Mark 6:1-6 Would you agree with me that it’s not fun to be rejected? Maybe we were rejected as teenagers by our peers for not being cool enough. Maybe we’ve been rejected by romantic interests. She said no to giving you her number or no to that second date. Maybe we’ve been rejected by potential…

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How Growth Happens

Mark 2:26-34 Oh, to be a kid again. To have few responsibilities and little to worry about. Just running around and living life. And yet, everything around the house still managed to get done. Bags were packed for trips. Lunch boxes and backpacks were ready and waiting by the door for school. The house never…

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For the Guilt-Ridden

Mark 16:1-8 Why do you think Peter was mentioned specifically in our text? Was Peter somehow special? Surely he was no more of a sinner than any of the other disciples, nor was he any less of a sinner than any of the other disciples. So why did the angel of the Lord mention him…

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All things are possible with God!

A picture of a woman smelling money, hundred dollar bills

A rich man came to Jesus with a great question, one we all would be wise to ask: “What must I do to have eternal life?” (Mark 10:17-27) Jesus gave the man three simple yet impossible-sounding steps: Sell everything. Give to the poor. Come, follow me. The man went away sad. Jesus’ list sounded impossible…

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