Sermons on Great Physician
Theme: Only Jesus has the power to satisfy and only He can open our eyes to understand who He is. Aim: See Jesus in His power, have your eyes opened up to be able to more fully behold His beauty, and that God would quiet our argumentative hearts. (1) Jesus Has Power to Satisfy (Mark 8:1-10) (2) Argumentative & Blind Hearts (Mark 8:11-13) (3) Hard Hearts (Mark 8:14-21) (4) Jesus Gives Sight (Mark 8:22-26).
Theme: Jesus has authority over men, spirits, illness, life and death. Aim: Lay down your life to worship Christ by killing the idols to which our heart too often clings. Jesus has… (1) Authority over those living among the dead (Mark 5:1-13) (2) Authority that stirs up the community (Mark 5:14-20) a. Beggar 1 – “Jesus, please leave.” b. Beggar 2 – “Jesus, please let me be with you.” (3) More authority than any physician (Mark 5:21-34) a. Jairus’ request (vv. 21-23) b. Woman with the discharge (vv. 24-34) (4) Authority to raise the dead (Mark 5:35-43).