Resurrecting Me: Empty Tomb (Mark 16)

MOTIVATE Why does it matter? People ask this question for topics to test the level of importance. They often know it has some relevance, but they are uncertain if it should become a priority. Does it matter if you drink Folgers vs other name brand coffee? Why does it matter if you change the oil…

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…