Intro: Just Give Me A Sign! Feeding Thousands: Haven’t We Seen This Before? Similarities Differences The Point Asking God For A Sign Biblical Precedent Is It Really The Truth? (An Aside About Signs) The Big Question: Who Do You Say That I Am?
Intro: Getting what you deserve PART I What’s happening? A dead daughter (7:24-30) The deaf & mute guy healed (7:31-37) Where’s it happening? Tyre & the Ten Cities (7:24, 31) How do they come to Jesus? They know he’s there (7:24, 32) In danger (25, 32) Desperate…
Clean Hands Heartless Religion: A Waste Of Time Example: Mothers and Fathers Filthy Hearts In Public In Private How Should Disciples Live? Learning to love the commands of God
Resting With Jesus Responding To Sheep The Problem: No Shops The Solution: Bread From Heaven Rest For Jesus On Land And Sea Rowing Race Know Jesus, No Fear The Real Problem Recognising Jesus
Last Time: Familiarity breeds contempt, the 12 sent out to preach This Time: Herod’s response to Jesus Herod’s Hearing Herod’s Power Herod’s Weakness Shadows Of Jesus For Your Consideration How are you hearing? Who are you fearing? Your response to Jesus? Next Time: Got any bread?
Why Evangelism Is Hard An Amazing Sandwich Amazed at Jesus Taking Offense at Jesus Familiarity breeds contempt No Faith, No Miracles I couldn’t possibly… Jesus Amazed Matthew 8:10 Sending of the Twelve Jesus’ mission Jesus’ instructions The message The response to the message… Our Response Turn Back to God! Don’t be surprised
Favourite Phobias… Where We’ve Been In Mark’s Gospel No Secret Don’t Tell Anyone! Power The Jairus Sandwich Jairus Part One The Desperate Woman Jairus Part Two Responses To Jesus Amazement Fear Faith Don’t Tell Anyone!