Sermons on Mark

Sermons on Mark

From Fear to Faith Week 3

Mark 6:30-44 A lunch from a boy is miraculously transformed into enough food in order to feed over 5,000 people in a desolate place. Scott Ritterbush examines a story that most have heard before. In it, he also looks at Old Testament passages that parallel this miracle and show us that Jesus is our shepherd and can be trusted.

From Fear to faith week 2

Mark 6:1-30 Pastor Scott returns to the pulpit and brings a message of how a prophet has little to no honor in their own house. How does this perspective work for us today? Do we have honor in the world we live in?

From Fear to Faith Week 1

Mark 5:21-43 Guest speaker and Bethany Elder, Brian Lee begins a new series on what it means to progress from fear to faith in our daily lives, and how we can do this. The series begins with one event that contains two stories within it.

If Jesus Was Your Mentor Week 4

Mark 5:1-20 After crossing the sea of Galilee, Jesus is approached by a demon possessed man. After a very brief moment, Jesus commands the demons to come out of the man and into a herd of pigs. Pastor Scott looks at this story, what it means in the 21st century and how we can take comfort in it.

2019-04-07

Mark 4:35-41 Senior Pastor Scott Ritterbush returns with insights on the story of Jesus calming the sea. In it, he addresses faith, doubt, fear, and trust on the concept that Jesus is good.

2019-03-31

Mark 4:21-34 Guest speaker and member of the Bethany preaching team Jim Barrett looks at 3 parables from this gospel that discuss the Kingdom of Heaven. In addition he examines how the Kingdom of God comes and how it starts.

2019-03-24

Mark 4:1-20 Starting a new series this week, Pastor Scott brings to Bethany Church the story of the Fyre Festival in the Bahamas, and how that didn’t meet expectations. Then looks at a known passage of Jesus’s teaching and compares our faith to that of the Fyre Festival.

2019-03-17

Mark 3:31-35 Associate Pastor Reid Gordon brings the message to Bethany this week. He looks at a passage where Jesus redefines his family and in the process pushes against the cultural norm of His time where by making such a statement would insult and dishonor Himself and His family.

2019-03-10

Mark 3:20-30 Whenever religious leaders encountered Jesus, they believed he was a threat to them. In an attempt to counter this, they would slander Him. Today is no exception. When you take a stand for Christ that goes against your culture, you may encounter the same spirit of slander that He faced. Scott Ritterbush looks at this passage and also answers the question that plagues many of the unforgivable sin.

2019-03-03

Mark 3:7-19 We all have areas of our lives in which we lack…. something. For example, it may be money, food, or time or a myriad of other things. Jesus came to fill an area of your life in which you need to be filled. This week, Pastor Scott looks at some more areas in which Jesus came to give…
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