Metaphors for the Church

On May 3 and May 10, we will study biblical images of the church (we won’t study nearly all of them but rather six of the “majors”). The Bible uses a large number of images, or metaphors, to teach us something about the nature of the church, the...

“I Will Build My Church”

From April 26-August 2, 2020 TGP Wardville will be studying the Church. In Matthew 16:18, Jesus tells Peter that He will build His church and that the gates of Hell will not prevail against it! What an incredible promise! If Jesus has promised to build this thing(?)...

What Should We Do With Mark 16:9-20?

Doesn’t that question sort of make you feel uncomfortable? Isn’t your reaction to that question naturally something like, “They’re Bible verses! What do you mean, ‘What should we do with them?!’ Preach ’em! Believe ’em!...

November 3

Mark 10:32-45 — “The Servant King”      The following is a deeply encouraging and convicting spoken-word piece by Jimmy Needham. He has done many great pieces, and this one gets at the Servant King theme Mark has been unveiling throughout the book...

OT References (Mark 6)

References from the Old Testament Prophets The Food Miracles:      Moses — God provided bread from heaven (“manna”) and quail for forty years of wilderness wanderings (Exodus 16:13-14; Exodus 16:31-35).      Joshua — Saw the provision of bread...