Greatness above (9:28-36) Greatness below (9:37-43) Greatness handed over (9:44-45) Greatness of the least (9:46-50) Greatness of the King Greatness in His Kingdom
The Cost of Following Jesus (9:23) Following Jesus’ Mission (9:1-6) Why it’s worth the cost: Jesus is God’s Christ (9:7-9, 18-20) … who provides for His people (9:10-17) … who will suffer for His people (9:21-27) Is following Jesus worth the cost?
Jesus’ power over the destructive powers of… Nature (vv22-25) Demons (vv26-38) Sickness (vv40-48) Death (vv49-56) This is power to be feared! But is fear the only response?
Women who listened (vv1-3) Soil that listens (vv4-15) Watch how you listen (vv16-18) A family who listens (vv19-21) Are you listening to Jesus?
The Complaint: not playing by our rules (vv31-35) John’s Doubt (vv18-23) The Crowd’s Doubt (vv24-30) The Pharisee’s Rejection? (vv36-50) Is Jesus ‘The One’?
How to respond to greatness Humble Faith (vv1-10) …in Jesus’ authority Awe at Jesus’ Power (vv11-17) How do you respond to Jesus’ greatness?
How firm are your foundations? (vv17-20, 46-49) Following Jesus changes… Who we think is blessed (vv20-26) How we love others (vv27-36) How we view others (vv37-42) People will see (vv43-45) How firm are your foundations?
He doesn’t fast (5:33-35) He doesn’t keep the Sabbath … by ‘working’ (6:1-5) …by healing (6:6-11) The heart of the issue (5:36-39) Some things never change!
Sinners (vv1-11) The Unclean (vv12-16) The Desperate (vv17-26) The Sin-sick (vv27-32) Do you need Jesus?
Announcing the Kingdom (vv14-30) …of freedom (vv18-19) …which is rejected (vv22-30) Demonstrating the Kingdom (vv31-44) Jesus’ Mission and Ours