Sermons on Mark

What is next?

We talk about how Jesus is constantly moving forward and how that should be something that the Church is always doing as well, being invited on Jesus’ forward movement. Sermon Scripture: Mark 1:29–39  And immediately he left the synagogue and entered the house of Simon and Andrew, with James and John. Now Simon’s mother-in-law lay ill…

Who is baptizing here?

We celebrate the Baptism of little Eleanor Anne and talk about what we believe about God’s prophetic Word in Baptism. Sermon Scripture: Mark 1:21–28  And they went into Capernaum, and immediately on the Sabbath he entered the synagogue and was teaching. And they were astonished at his teaching, for he taught them as one who had…

What do you (really) need?

About this Sunday: The readings for this Sunday lead us to consider what it is like to be prayed for and how intercession works. As we consider the intercession of the prophet, and even the intercession of the widow, our eyes are turned to our High Priest who makes intercession for us in both sacrifice…

What did your last text say?

About this Sunday: Our second Sunday of the “Selfie” sermon series is about seeing ourselves in the lens of possibility. All of the readings point to the realm of possibility, even including the father of the mute boy who says “I believe, help my unbelief”. During this Sunday we will be talking about the gift…

Do you have a Kanye spirituality?

About the Fifth Sunday in Lent: We approach the end of our fast with humility, and considering the humility of Jesus, who connected the status of the least with the status of the greatest in His suffering the death of a thief and traitor upon the cross. We are given the gift of seeking to…