Mark 2:23-3:6 Sermon One – A Twofold Gift The Sabbath was instituted by God Jesus is Lord of the Sabbath Take a break! Genesis 2:1-3 Deuteronomy 5:12-15 Exodus 31:12-17 Sermon Two – A Single Agenda The Pharisees had an unrighteous agenda Jesus had a righteousness agenda What is your agenda?
Mark 2:18-22 Past performance predicts future behavior The Pharisees were focused on the past Fasting is a thing of the past and the future Jesus is the bridegroom and we are the bride Old vs. New Go out on a limb and leave the old you behind!
Mark 2:13-17 Jesus… Called a Sick Man Dined with a Sick Man Cured a Sick Man Who is Jesus calling you to call, dine, and invite to the great physician? Jesus desired mercy not sacrifice. – Matthew 9:13