The Gift Of Giving

The Gift Of Giving

Sep 30, 2018

Passage: Mark 12:35-44

Preacher: Tim Akin

Series: Follow Me: The Gospel According to Mark

Detail:

Main Idea:
We should humbly give all that we have to Jesus.

  1. We Give Him Our Faith.
     (Mark 12:35-37)

    • Faith in His humanity (v.35).
    • Faith in His divinity (vv. 36-37).

 

  1. We Give Him Our Influence.
    (Mark 12:38-40)

    • Long robes” – (v.38): Recognition.
    • Greetings” – (v.38): Status.
    • Best seats” – (v.39): Authority.
    • Place of honor” – (v.39): Relationships.
    • Devour widows” – (v.40): Exploited the vulnerable.
    • Long prayers” – (v.40): Spirituality.

 

  1. We Give Him Our Best.
     (Mark 12:41-44)

    • Give Privately (vv.41-42).
    • Give Sacrificially (vv.43-44).