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Parable of the Sower, the Growing Seed, and the Mustard Seed

ArticleJanuary 19, 2020Mark 4:1-34, Psalm 126

Those who wanted to listen could understand. Those who didn't want to understand didn't. Jesus was planting seeds among the people that day. It would be snatched from some. Others weren't ready to hear it. But for the ones that were, a Jesus kingdom of forgiveness and love began growing in thier life.

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The Call of Levi

ArticleJanuary 13, 2020Mark 2:1-22

Jesus sees Levi, a man no one trusts, sitting at his stand on the shore of Galilee and he says to him, "Come Follow Me." How could Jesus do such a thing? Tax collectors were lumped into the same category as murderers and theives.

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Jesus Begins his Ministry

Video 3:03January 05, 2020Mark 1:21-45, Psalm 103:1-5

You've got to wonder if what Jesus told the leper was all in jest because the leper couldn't keep his mouth shut. He couldn't help but go and tell everyone what Jesus had done for him. It's as if Jesus infected the leper with something way more contagious than leprosy. Jesus had infected him with hope that leads to love.

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Unworthy of the Good News but Invited Anyway

Video 3:30December 29, 2019Mark 1:1-20, Psalm 91:9-12

A new wilderness prophet has arrived speaking on behalf of God but he knows he's unworthy to even take off the sandals of Jesus. And he's just the start of a long line of people who are unworthy to follow Jesus but Jesus extends an invitation to walk with him anyway.

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