Omission

We’re going to be at the end of Mark today. We’ve been following Jesus around all summer through the gospel of Mark (because that seems like a good thing for the church to do)
and last week we saw Jesus executed. The great action-hero of Mark …

Obvious

We’re going to be in Mark 15 today. We’re nearing the end of summer— I mean, school has started, can we even call it summer anymore?—
so that means we’re nearing the end of our journey through Mark. We have this week and next week 
and …

Figs

We’re going to be in Mark 11 today. (11.7-25) When they brought the colt to Jesus and threw their cloaks over it, he sat on it. Many people spread their cloaks on the road, while others spread branches they had cut in the fields. Those …

Request

We’re going to be in Mark 10 today, so I invite you to turn there. There are four Sundays left in August and that means 
we’ve got four more Sundays in the gospel of Mark. As a community we’ve been following Jesus around this summer. …

Mountaintop

We’re going to be in Mark 9 today. This summer we’ve been following Jesus around the gospel of Mark and asking ourselves, “What would it look like for us to take this guy seriously?” What would it look like for us— here, now, in this …