Sermons by Tim Counts
Mark 15:20-32 “It wasn’t the nails that kept Jesus there. It was love.” -Sally Lloyd-Jones, The Jesus Storybook Bible We see in Jesus’ crucifixion both His love and His lordship.
Mark 15:15-20 Why did Jesus die is a really important question. We can accept that He did die without being saved. But we can’t be saved without understanding why He died.
Pilate asked the question that every human being must answer, “What shall I do with Him whom you call King of the Jews?” What are you going to do with Jesus? That is why I ask, “Is Jesus your King?”
Mark 14:53-65 Jesus is saying to the high priest, “Today I stand before you—but there is coming a day when you will stand before Me in judgment! When you woke up this morning, did you remember that Jesus stands at the right hand of the Father for you if you know Him as your Savior? Mom who feels like a failure for whatever reason, did you remember this morning that Jesus stands right now by the Father’s side to intercede…
Mark 14:43-52 God didn’t take a day off from being God when Jesus was arrested.
The recording begins about 7 minutes into the sermon. Mark 14:32-42 The first Adam was in a perfect garden in a perfect world and he failed. The second Adam, Jesus, was in a garden in anguish, in an imperfect world, and he watched and prayed. He chose the Father’s will. He triumphed so that you and I can sit here today as forgiven men and women who are going to Heaven.
Mark 14:27-31, 14:66-72 with John 21 How many times was it that Peter fell asleep in the Garden of Gethsemane when Jesus told him to pray and watch? 3 times. Peter couldn’t do it, so Jesus did it for him. How many times was it that Peter denied Jesus during Jesus’ trial? 3 times. Peter couldn’t do it, so Jesus made the confession of who He is for him. How many times was it that Jesus told Peter to feed…