“THE GREATEST INSURANCE” Mark 12:28-40

“THE GREATEST INSURANCE” Mark 12:28-40

“THE GREATEST INSURANCE” Mark 12:28-40

  1. WHAT IS THE B_____ INSURANCE POLICY TO HAVE? V.28
    1. Jesus is asked another T______ Matthew 22:34
    2. We must examine O_____________. Matthew 5:21f                                         Romans 3:10, 23
    3. We need to seek out the best P_________ to live for.         Deuteronomy 6:4-5
  2. WHAT IS THE BEST R________ TO HAVE ON YOUR POLICY?
    1. Jesus R___________ what the best rider is. 31
    2. But who is our N_____________? Luke 10:29f
    3. J___________ is the example of love which we are to follow.
  3. B___________ OF COUNTERFEIT AND WORTHLESS POLICIES.
    1. The Scribe agreed with Jesus, but did not I__________ in Him.                       John 14:15, 23
    2. L_________ God and People is better than keeping ritual Law.                         Hosea 6:6; I Samuel 15
    3. Jesus reveals Himself to be the promised C_______.  (V.35-37)                          Psalm 110:1
    4. Jesus identifies the W___________ policies practiced by men. V.38-40; Matthew 23:1-14; James 2:14-17

The Greatest Insurance Policy we have is

loving Jesus and obeying Him in all things.

“The Sweet Spot”

“The Sweet Spot”

Romans 1:18-20 “…who suppress the truth by their ______________                 

– so that people are _______________ excuse.”

Psalm 19:1 “The heavens declare ____________________________.”

 

Genesis 1:1, 14   16 “God made the two great lights – the greater light to govern the day and the lesser light to govern the night. He also

________________________________.”

I Corinthians 15:40-41 “… and star _____________ from star in splendor.”

Psalm 8:3-4    “What is mankind that you are mindful of them,

______________________________ that You care for them?”

Job 9:9  “He is the Maker of the _________________ the Pleiades and the constellations of the south.”

Job 38:31-33 “Do you know the _____________________?

Deuteronomy 4: 19 “…do not be ________________ down to them.”

Isaiah 47:13  “Let your ________________ come forward,”

“The God of the Living” Mark 12:18-27

“The God of the Living” Mark 12:18-27

“The God of the Living” Mark 12:18-27

  1. THE S______________ DID NOT UNDERSTAND GOD’S WORD.
    1. The Sadducees did not believe in life after D________.
    2. They claimed to only believe what M_______ wrote about.
    3. They use a hypothetical Q___________ to mock resurrection. Deuteronomy 25
    4. These men refused to recognize the P________ of God.
  2. JESUS CLARIFIES GOD’S WORD FOR THESE B________ GUIDES.
    1. Jesus states that their assumptions are W_________.                                 Matthew 23
    2. Death is not the E_____ of human existence, but it is the door to eternity.
    3. M_______ wrote about the God of eternal life; the I AM.
    4. Moses spoke of a G____________ prophet that was coming. Deuteronomy 18:15; Luke 24:27
  3. THE BIBLE TEACHES THAT WE SERVE THE GOD OF L_____.
    1. God planned a R_________ for the curse of death on people.
    2. The dead are A________, but they will wake up by God’s power. Daniel 12:1-3
    3. J________ repeatedly identified Himself as the source of life.
    4. The A__________ and entire New Testament emphasize that God is life and gives life.                                              Psalm 23

Jesus conquered the grave. We can have eternal life through Him.

“To Pay Or Not To Pay” Mark 12:13-17; 41-44

“To Pay Or Not To Pay” Mark 12:13-17; 41-44

“To Pay Or Not To Pay” Mark 12:13-17; 41-44

What is your attitude regarding giving Tithes & Offerings to God?

  1. SINFUL PEOPLE TRY TO O___________ GOD.
    1. Evil religious leaders came to set a T______ for Jesus.
    2. Jesus saw the D_______ and answered with God’s wisdom.                             Psalm 36:1-4
    3. Jesus taught people to live R____________; not in rebellion. Romans 13:1-7; I Peter 2:13-17; Titus 3:1
    4. Jesus paid T________, even though He owns everything. Matthew 17:24f; Colossians 1:15-20; John 1:1-5
  2. DO W__ TRY TO OUTSMART GOD DURING OUR GIVING?
    1. We must acknowledge the God of the B_____.                                                    Psalm 139:13-16
    2. The F_____ of our founding fathers in this God … Joshua 24:15  Mark 16:16
    3. A person’s faith in God is revealed through their A_________. James 2:14f; Genesis 4:1f
    4. Ananias and Sapphira tried to L___ about their giving. Acts 5
  3. HOW MUCH MONEY DOES GOD EXPECT US TO GIVE?
    1. First: E_______________ belongs to God; we briefly manage it.  Psalm 24:1; Genesis 1; Luke 19:11-27; Genesis 14:20
    2. L____ for God and people will result in kindness and generosity.                           Luke 6:20-38; II Corinthians 9:6-15; I Corinthians 16:1f
    3. The love of Christ worked in the attitude of the early C_______. Acts 2:44; 4:34f
    4. Colossians 3:17

“THE TIME OF HARVEST” Mark 11:27f; 12:1-12

“THE TIME OF HARVEST” Mark 11:27f; 12:1-12

“THE TIME OF HARVEST” Mark 11:27f; 12:1-12

Each of us must examine how we will respond when God calls us to account for what He entrusts to our care.

  1. THE OWNER HAS PROVIDED E__________ NEEDED. Genesis 1:31
  2. The Owner was personally I___________.
  3. The Owner of the vineyard is G____.
  4. THE OWNER EXPECTS TO R________ WHAT IS DUE TO HIM.
  5. God K_______ what to expect and when to expect it.

Romans 1:20f

  1. God sends His S___________ to receive His Harvest.

III. THE MESSENGERS AND THE OWNER WERE ALL R____________.

  1. E_____ messenger of God has faced rejection from His
  2. God is evaluating our R_________ to His invitation. John 15:1-2

Galatians 5:22-23; Matthew 25:21; Romans 11; John 4:35

What kind of a vine-grower are we in the eyes of Jesus?

Each of us must examine how we will respond when God calls us to account for what He entrusts to our care.

  1. THE OWNER HAS PROVIDED E__________ NEEDED. Genesis 1:31
    1. The Owner was personally I___________.
    2. The Owner of the vineyard is G____.
  2. THE OWNER EXPECTS TO R________ WHAT IS DUE TO HIM.
    1. God K_______ what to expect and when to expect it.                                                             Romans 1:20f
    2. God sends His S___________ to receive His Harvest.
  3. THE MESSENGERS AND THE OWNER WERE ALL R____________.
    1. E_____ messenger of God has faced rejection from His
    2. God is evaluating our R_________ to His invitation. John 15:1-2                               Galatians 5:22-23; Matthew 25:21; Romans 11; John 4:35

What kind of a vine-grower are we in the eyes of Jesus?

“SPRING CLEANING” Mark 11:15-18

“SPRING CLEANING” Mark 11:15-18

Is God concerned about cleaning any structures or locations today?

  1. The Temple Was For Practicing H___________ Unto God.
    1. God had established His rules of worship through M_______. Exodus – Deuteronomy; Exodus 30:13
    2. Descendants of A________ were the only priests allowed.
    3. Jesus D________ out the livestock traders and other swindlers. Isaiah 56:7
  2. Jesus Wants His T_________ To Be Clean Today.
    1. W________ is God’s Temple today? II Chronicles 35:3; Ezra 1
    2. God repeatedly warned against C_________            Isaiah 1:11-15; 53:1f
    3. Jesus gave His life as the final perfect S_____________ for sin. John 14:6 ; 2:19-21
    4. Jesus gives His Holy Spirit to live in the B_______ of believers. John 14:16f; 15:1f; Acts 2:28
    5. B_______ of Christ are God’s Temple today. I Corinthians 6:19f
  3. God’s Temple is F_____ with Worship and Praise. Galatians 5:19f
    1. God demands our D__________ and committed service to Him. Matthew 6:24; Romans 6:3-8; Galatians 3:27
    2. God expects you to clean house C_____________. I John 1:8f
    3. Jesus warned: Don’t leave your temple E____. Matthew 12:43f
    4. Keep your temple C_______ by drinking in & feasting upon the words of Jesus. John 6:51-55, 63, 68
    5. We are to H______ each other be the Temple of God.                                                          Hebrews 10:19-25; I Corinthians 12:4-11; Romans 12:6-8; 8:13f

“All Creation Hears” Mark 11:12-26

“All Creation Hears” Mark 11:12-26

  1. Jesus K______ What Humans Need.  John 1:1-4, 14, 46; Matthew 2:16-18; 17:24-27
    1. Jesus knew about hard W______ as a carpenter.
    2. Jesus traveled everywhere mostly on F______. Mark 6:47f
    3. Jesus experienced H_________ just as any person does.                     Proverbs 23:20-21; Matthew 6:11
    4. Jesus gives R________ to everyone who believes in Him.                   Matthew 11:28f; John 14:1-6
  2. Jesus Went Out of His W____ For Each of Us.
    1. Jesus spent P____________ time with His disciples at Bethany.                      John 11 & 12
    2. Jesus went out of His way to the F___ John 4:8
    3. Jesus revealed the P______  of His words. God fulfills prayers of righteous requests.
    4. Jesus left Heaven’s perfection to R________ us from death.        John 14:6
  3. The Word of Jesus Is F_______.
    1. The fig tree died immediately from the C_______ on it.          Matthew 21:19
    2. The Jewish leaders F________ the words of Jesus. V. 18
    3. Jesus declared that He has A____                   Matthew 28:18;         Mark 16:15; Revelation 5:5; 19:11f
    4. Jesus wants to S________ His power with His disciples.              Romans 8:15-17

“Believe the Lord is Alive !” Mark 16:1-16

“Believe the Lord is Alive !” Mark 16:1-16

“Believe the Lord is Alive !” Mark 16:1-16

  1. BELIEVERS OF CHRIST ARE TO PREACH THE G_________.
    1. The Gospel is G_____N_____… that death has been defeated by Jesus. I Corinthians 15:1-8
    2. Jesus Christ is the O______ Savior able to give life. Acts 4:12
    3. God warns us to not C__________ this message of salvation. John 14:6; Galatians 1:6-10
    4. Jesus Christ was G_____ in human flesh. John 1:1-4, 14; 3:16-18 Mark 10:45.                                                    Believers of Jesus Christ must tell others this Good News.
  2. WE CAN T________ THE MESSAGE OF THE BIBLE.
    1. 14 eyewitnesses who saw Jesus A_______. I Corinthians 15:1f
    2. The Bible claims to be God B___________. II Timothy 3:16, 17
    3. The Bible is historically and geographically C____________.
    4. Hundreds of P_____________ have been fulfilled.
    5. The accuracy of the Bible remains U_________________.
    6. The message of Jesus still gives Hope and L_____ to believers.
  3. JESUS C___________ THOSE WHO BELIEVE TO TELL OTHERS.
    1. The D__________ grew in faith and confidence in Jesus. Acts 1:3
    2. Jesus died to pay for the sins of A____ John 3:16-18
    3. The disciples did not B__________ Jesus was alive at first.
    4. The disciples D___________ their lives to spread the Good News.
    5. T/ message of Life in Christ is now in O_____

John 14:15

“HERE HE COMES!” Mark 11:1-11

“HERE HE COMES!” Mark 11:1-11

Jesus, the great Deliverer was coming!

HERE HE COMES!

  1. Jesus Fulfilled His P_______ of Redemption.
    1. Jesus had completed His T_______ at Jericho.
    2. Jesus was at the right P________. Mark 10:33-34, 45
    3. Jesus came to Jerusalem at the right T________.
  2. Jesus Directed His Plan With A____________.
    1. Jesus K__________ exactly where everything is. Luke 5:4f; John 2:47f; Matthew 21:2-5; Zechariah 9:9
    2. Jesus did what He C________ to do.
    3. The disciples of Jesus O___________ His directions.
  3.  Jesus is Worthy of Our P_______.
    1. The P_________ of Jesus was known by millions of people.
    2. Devout Jews were anticipating the A________ of the Messiah.
    3. Multitudes W_____________ Jesus as their Messiah. Psalm 118:25-26
    4. Jesus was C____________ by the Pharisees. Luke 19:39f              Habakkuk 2:11

Jesus is returning from Heaven soon. How will you respond?

“CONFIDENCE IN WHAT?” Mark 10:46-52

“CONFIDENCE IN WHAT?” Mark 10:46-52

Psalm 16:1-2; Matthew 20:29-34; Luke 18:35-43.

  1. A C___________ of People Converge At Jericho.
    1. J_______, the Son of God, travels through the city of Jericho.
    2. Jericho is full of P_________ headed for Jerusalem, plus a variety of residents. Matthew 1:5
    3. There are souls at Jericho that must be S_____. Luke 19:1f
  2. Faith Motivates A Person To Take A_______. James 2:14f
    1. The R_________ of Bartimaeus reveals his faith in Jesus.
    2. The C_____ for help from Bartimaeus reveals his faith in Jesus.
    3. The P___________ of Bartimaeus reveals his faith in Jesus.
  3. The Lord Hears the Cry Of Those Who T________ In Him.
    1. Jesus heard Bartimaeus over the N_____ of the multitude.  John 2:24-25; Psalm 34:15-18
    2. The Word of God C________ Bartimaeus to Himself.          Matthew 11:28
    3. Jesus asks Bartimaeus to reveal what he W________.
    4. Jesus states that the F_______ of Bartimaeus saved him.

When it comes to our salvation, Jesus is the only Savior.

Jesus Christ is our Confidence.