Sermons on Mark (Page 2)

Don’t Cross Me!

“Don’t Cross Me!” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens theme: Can You Relate? Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. February 18, 2018 Mark 8:27-38 27Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” 28And they answered him, “John the […]

In Need of an Angle or Two

“In Need of an Angel or Two” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens theme: Can You Relate? Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. February 11, 2018 Mark 1:9-15 9In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. 10And just as he was coming up out of the water, he […]

Baptism and Blessing

“Baptism and Blessing” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens theme: The Search to Connect Life and Faith Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. January 7, 2018 Mark 1:4-11 4John the baptizer appeared in the wilderness, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins.  5And people from the whole Judean countryside and all the people of […]

Reconnecting Spirituality and Reality

“Reconnecting Spirituality and Reality” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens based on the theme: “Time for a New Reformation” Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. October 8, 2017   Mark 11:15-18 (NRSV) 15 Then they came to Jerusalem. And he entered the temple and began to drive out those who were selling and those who were buying in […]

Whensoever

Mark 12:38-44 Jesus Denounces the Scribes 38 As he taught, he said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, 39 and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets! 40 They devour widows’ houses and […]

Treasure for Sale?

“Treasure for Sale?” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. September 27, 2015 Mark 10:17-30 NRSV 17As he was setting out on a journey, a man ran up and knelt before him, and asked him, “Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” 18Jesus said to him, “Why do you […]

Faith for the Future

“Faith for the Future” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens THEME: A FAITH THAT WORKS Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. September 13, 2015 Mark 9: 33-37 NRSV 33 Then they came to Capernaum; and when he was in the house he asked them, “What were you arguing about on the way?” 34 But they were silent, […]