July 5, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

7.5.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes What Must I Do to Inherit Eternal Life? Mark 10:17-31  Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: As Jesus continues His journey to Jerusalem, He is approached by a man whose life is fulfilled but whose soul is empty. The man enjoys the blessings of youth, success,… Continue Reading

June 28, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

6.28.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes He Took Them in His Arms Mark 9:42-10:16 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: Jesus provides a series of warnings about sin that serve as sobering but necessary reminders of the disorientation of the human heart when it comes to the things of God. Sin finds… Continue Reading

June 21, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

6.21.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes Total Allegiance to Jesus Mark 9:14-41 Tamene Menna, Director of Outreach and Care Overview: Throughout the first half of the Gospel of Mark, the disciple’s initial response to Jesus was very favorable as the core message of Jesus’ ministry was His proclamation of the arrival… Continue Reading

June 14, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

6.14.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes You Are the Christ Mark 8:27-38 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: The midpoint of Mark’s gospel is also a turning point in the ministry of Jesus as His identity and mission are clearly enunciated but initially underappreciated. His wonderful teaching and powerful miracles generated considerable… Continue Reading

June 7, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

6.7.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes He Has Done All Things Well Mark 7:31-8:26 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: Mark highlights three miracles performed by Jesus that give instant benefit to the recipients while providing long-term lessons for the disciples. The first miracle involves a man who was unable to hear… Continue Reading

May 31, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

5.31.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes Their Heart is Far From Me Mark 7:1-30 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: The ministry of Jesus continues to provoke the standing religious order as He breaks new ground without breaking God’s commandments. The Pharisees question why His disciples fail to observe the ritual of… Continue Reading

May 24, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

5.24.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes He Had Compassion on Them Mark 6:30-56 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: Mark’s narrative continues with the return of the apostles as they report to Jesus all that occurred during their brief missionary journey. Their excitement is understandable, given the fact that they had received… Continue Reading

May 17, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

5.17.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes They Took Offense at Him Mark 6:1-29 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: The return of Jesus to Nazareth is met with skepticism from those who associate Him with their hometown, rather than the heavenly kingdom. Despite His powerful preaching and healing ability, they fail to… Continue Reading

April 26, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

4.26.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes Who are My Mother and My Brothers? Text: Mark 3:7-35 Overview: Jesus’s ministry begins to expand numerically and geographically as crowds of people are drawn to his healing power, teaching ability, and divine authority. In order to meet the demands of an expanding ministry, Jesus appoints… Continue Reading

April 19, 2020 Sermon Notes and Slides

4.19.2020 Click HERE to download Sermon Notes, Slides, & Song Sheets Sermon Notes Why Does He Eat With Sinners? Mark 2:13-3:6 Tony Chute, Interim Pastor Overview: Although the coming of Jesus was in perfect fulfillment of Old Testament prophecy, the ministry of Jesus took shape in a way that was entirely unexpected. Instead of distancing Himself from the religiously… Continue Reading