September 20, 2015 – What Are You Arguing About?

Scripture:

  • Mark 9:30-37

Key Points:

  • Allow Jesus to teach you (Mark 9:31a, Amplified Bible)
  • Don’t be afraid to ask questions.  It’s okay to ask Jesus question. (Mark 9:32, J.B. Phillips New Testament)
  • Abstain from fruitless arguments.   (Mark 9:33-34, Mark 9:31, The Message)
  • Last place matters (Mark 9:35, The Message)
  • Live the welcome mat (Mark 9:36-37, New Living Translation)
  • The disciples argued from narcissism (Excessive love of oneself)

September 20, 2015 – Worship

Songs:

  • Trading My Sorrows
  • Greater
  • Instrument for Noble Purpose (with Prayer)
  • Communion: The Wonderful Cross (with Prayer)
  • Offering: Greater
  • Benediction

September 6, 2015 – Dog Food

Scripture:

  • Mark 7: 24-37

Key Points:

  •  It’s okay to want to be alone (Mark 7:24)
  • A need should drive us to see beyond difference (Mark 7:25-26)
    1. Jesus vs. The Woman
    2. Jesus vs. Gentile
    3. Male vs. Female
    4. Clean vs. Unclean
    5. Entitled vs. Rejected
  • There’s plenty for everyone (Mark 7:27-28)
  • Live by faith (Mark 7:29-30)
  • Be sensitive (Mark 7:32-33a)
  • Jesus, that funny guy (Mark 7:36-27)
  • The goal of the Gospel is always transformation