Why The Cross Matters (Mark 15-16)

PLAY AUDIO: 8:15 Gathering 10:45 Gathering MOTIVATE Easter is for everyone. Christians enjoy Easter because it’s the reminder of hope; because no one wants to be hopeless. “Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things. And no good thing ever dies.” Shawshank Redemption You may not be a Christian but perhaps you will…

Gospel: Cross and Resurrection (Mark 15 & 16)

A lot can happen in a week.[1] On Saturday Jesus is at Bethany. Mary breaks an expensive jar of perfume and anoints Jesus’ body. On Sunday Jesus arrives in Jerusalem. Crowds praise and sing “Hosanna” On Monday Jesus enters the temple and drives people out for making it a den of robbers and not a…