The Mercy of the Lord (Mark 5.1-20)

Speaker: Derrick Leitão
Series: Mark
Sermon Info:
Demon-possession can become a taboo. Something that is spoken of in front of a camp-fire for the thrills of the story. But when we encounter demon-possession in the New Testament, the stories are never disconnected from the revelation of our Lord. For he is Lord over all, including the demons, and it reveals that his mercy reigns over the oppressed.

The Family of God (Mark 3.31-35)

Speaker: Derrick Leitão
Series: Mark
Sermon Info:
Jesus is being sought out by his family in order to seize him because they think that he has lost his mind. But according to Jesus they were thinking and acting very worldly and he clarifies for them what it means to be truly part of God’s family. So we are to ask, what are the traits or characteristics of those who belong to God and who follow Jesus?