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Mark 8

“Watch out for the yeast of the Pharisees” Jesus warned the disciples of the yeast of the Pharisees – Jesus was referring to the influence & teaching of the Pharisees (Matt. 16:12). A small amount of yeast can affect a large amount of bread dough when they are mixed. Yeast was a common Jewish metaphor

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Mark 7

“These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.” This charge that Jesus made was true of many in Israel; they were religious but not faithful. This charge would be true of many today! Mankind is great at worshiping, but when they are called upon to change their hearts &

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Mark 6

Over and over again Jesus put the disciples in situations that stretched their faith. When Jesus sent them on a mission and they could not take any food, when He challenged them to feed the 5,000, and when they faced the storm on the lake. Each time Jesus challenged them to expand the horizons of

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Reflection

Today is a day to reflect over the readings of the last week. Any observations or comments you would like to share about our readings this week?

Reflection

Today is a day to reflect over the readings of the last week. Any observations or comments you would like to share about our readings this week?

Mark 5

In our reading today Mark shows us a picture of Jesus that should blow us away! For Jesus casted out a legion of demons, healed a woman suffering for 12 years, and raised a little girl from the dead! The most asked question about this chapter is often related to demon possession. Brother Coffman made

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Mark 4

The parable found in Mark 4:26-29 is unique to Mark, put in your own words what you believe this parable it teaching. How would you apply the truth in this parable to your daily life? Join the conversation.

Mark 3

In our reading we find that statement of Jesus that bothers so many – “but whoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit will never be forgiven; they are guilty of an eternal sin.” Mark 3:29 NIV What is this sin? As you consider this question you need to keep what Jesus said in context – for

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Mark 2

Jesus in this reading takes on the Pharisee and in the process He makes some amazing statements. The greatest statement He made was that He had the power to forgive sins! What are some of the other statements Jesus made in this chapter that are noteworthy to you and why? On a side note for

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Mark 1

Mark starts his gospel not with Jesus’ birth but the ministry of John the Baptist. Why do you think Mark starts his gospel at this point and what role do you think John the Baptist played in God’s plan? I look forward to hearing what you think! Happy New Year!

Coming soon!

On January 1st we will begin our reading program for 2017 – it is called “5x5x5.” We will read one chapter in the New Testament each day for five days and then we will have a break for two days which will give you a chance to reflect on what you read, then we will

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The “5x5x5 Bible Reading Program” for 2017

The “5x5x5 Bible Reading Program” for 2017 The program I am suggesting is called the “5x5x5 Bible Reading Program.” It is where you read 5 days a week read one chapter in the New Testament, which will take 5 minutes per day, & you take one of the 5 ways to dig deeper into the

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