Mark was an early church leader who, in the first century, recorded who Jesus was and what he did. As eyewitnesses died, Mark's writing became important as it introduced readers to the real Jesus. Confronting our tendency to make up a Jesus that we would like, Mark introduces us to Jesus the King and his Kingdom.

Servanthood: Posture or Performance?

The first portion of this teaching is a Panel Teaching followed by a concluding teaching from Brett. Jesus’ call to humbly serve is addressed and practical examples given.

Mark 9:30-41
March 15, 2015

Prayer: The Source of Power

On this Prayer Emphasis Sunday, Brett discusses a famous passage of the book of Mark as well as a very famous prayer.

Mark 9:14-30
March 8, 2015

Being Salt

Guest speaker Pastor Scott Mactaggart continues the series on Mark discussing this complex and challenging portion of the Gospel of Mark.

Mark 9:38-50
March 22, 2015

More Than Messiah: The Transfiguration

In this teaching, professor Rikk Watts discusses the Transfiguration and how it shocked Jesus’ followers. Tune in to hear this powerful and in-depth teaching.

Mark 9:1-8
March 1, 2015

The King, The Call, The Cross

Jesus teaches that to follow him one must pick up their cross and deny themselves. What does he mean by this? What are the obstacles that hold us back? In this teaching, Brett looks at common obstacles that hold us back and the importance of trusting Jesus when it comes to picking up the cross.

Mark 8:27-9:1
February 16, 2015

Persevering in Prayer

We must overcome obstacles to persevere in prayer. In this teaching, Brett discusses four common obstacles that hinder us from persevering in prayer.

Life is confusing. We suffer. Things don’t go as we hope. We are called to trust God yet we battle doubt. Jesus calls us to persevere!

Mark 7:24-30
February 9, 2015

Hardship and Heart Change

Jesus meets his disciples in the midst of a storm but an issue is noted. The hardness of their heart. Here the leaders of the early church and those who gave everything to follow Jesus are said to have hard hearts. What about us? How do our hearts need to change?

Mark 6:44-56
January 18, 2015

Getting Clean

Jesus goes toe to toe with the religious leaders of his day over purity. What makes one clean? How does one get pure? Jesus announces that it is a new day and there is a new way to get clean.

Mark 7:1-23
January 25, 2015

Part 1: Mark Intro

Important background information, such as who was Mark? Where was this being written? To whom is he writing to?

February 3, 2014