Mark 2 vv 13 to 22

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Mark 2 vv 13 to 22

  1. 1. “This is eternal life to know You, the One True God and Jesus Christ, Whom You sent” John 17:3
  2. 2. • Introduction • On June 25th 2013 the Huffington Post (UK) carried a YouGov poll which showed that … More young people in Britain believe that religion is a cause of evil rather than a force for good. The place of religion in the lives of 18-24 year olds is smaller than ever, with politicians, brand names and celebrities having more influence than religious figures in the day-to- day decisions of young people.
  3. 3. • Introduction Young people are being heavily exposed to the accusations against Christianity typified by New Atheism communicated through schools and the media … most of which are straw men to Biblical Christianity
  4. 4. The accusation Episode 1 – ‘The God Delusion’ • Lourdes • Faith v. Science • Colorado Springs • Jerusalem • Russell’s teapot • Episode 2 – ‘The Virus of Faith’ • Sectarian education • Religion as a virus • Biblical morality • Secular morality (proposed) If Jesus Christ felt the need to distance Himself from ‘religion’ in His day, we should expect to as well.
  5. 5. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 – Setting the scene, v. 13
  6. 6. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 – Setting the scene, v. 13 – The incident, v. 14
  7. 7. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 – Setting the scene, v. 13 – The incident, v. 14 – The challenge, vv. 15-16
  8. 8. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 – Setting the scene, v. 13 – The incident, v. 14 – The challenge, vv. 15-16 – The explanation, v. 17 • A proverb with which all can agree
  9. 9. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 – Setting the scene, v. 13 – The incident, v. 14 – The challenge, vv. 15-16 – The explanation, v. 17 • A proverb with which all can agree • A major principle in Jesus’s ministry
  10. 10. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a
  11. 11. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b
  12. 12. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22
  13. 13. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22 • Proverb 1 – with which all will agree – v. 19
  14. 14. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22 • Proverb 1 – with which all will agree – v. 19 • Principle, v. 20
  15. 15. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22 • Proverb 1 – with which all will agree – v. 19 • Principle, v. 20 • Proverb 2 – with which all agree, v. 21 “No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment; otherwise, the patch pulls away from it, the new from the old, and the tear becomes worse. ”
  16. 16. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22 • Proverb 1 – with which all will agree – v. 19 • Principle, v. 20 • Proverb 2 – with which all agree, v. 21 • Proverb 3 – with which all agree, v. 22 “And no-one pours new wine into old wineskins; otherwise, the wine will burst the skins, and both the wine and the skins will be destroyed. Instead new wine is poured into new wineskins.”
  17. 17. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22 • Proverb 1 – with which all will agree – v. 19 • Principle, v. 20 • Proverb 2 – with which all agree, v. 21 • Proverb 3 – with which all agree, v. 22 • Principle … NOT expressed!
  18. 18. • Introduction • First challenge, 2:13-17 • Second challenge, 2:18-22 – Setting the scene, v. 18a – Incident, v. 18b – Explanation, vv. 19-22 • Proverb 1 – with which all will agree – v. 19 • Principle, v. 20 • Proverb 2 – with which all agree, v. 21 • Proverb 3 – with which all agree, v. 22 • Principle … pointedly NOT expressed! • Conclusion

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