What a passage! And when we come to a passage like this, the temptation for us is to really get taken up in the fact that this man is demon possessed and to really focus on that. And sure, we’ve got things, as we’re going to see, that we can learn from this man, but the focus of this passage is not the demon possessed man; the focus...
It is a privilege to be here again this morning, to open God’s Word with you. If you have your Bibles if you’d turn to the Gospel of God according to Mark, to chapter 5.
The Context of Mark’s Gospel
Someone has called Mark, “the gospel for guys,” which I happen to like - action-packed, rapid fire snapshots of Jesus...
The Lord's Day Morning
December 13, 2009
“The Man Jesus Renamed”
Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III
If you have your Bibles I'd invite you to turn with me to Luke chapter 8 and this great story of the man who was possessed by demons, liberated by the Lord Jesus Christ. Derek Thomas was reminding me this morning that Ridderbos, in his famous book, The Coming of...
The Lord's Day Evening
May 13, 2007
To the Ends of the Earth
The Gospel Comes to Ephesus
Dr. Derek W. H. Thomas
Now turn with me to Acts 19. We made a brief visit last week to Ephesus, but then Paul made that whirlwind journey, you remember, taking all the way from Ephesus to Caesarea, and then perhaps to Jerusalem; and certainly north to Antioch,...
Mark 5:1-20 Christus Victor Dr. Derek Thomas
We come this evening to what is, by any stretch of the imagination, a strange story indeed. It is recorded not just here in Mark's gospel, in chapter 5, and we're talking about verses 1-20, but it is also recorded in Matthew and it's also recorded for us in Luke. Before we read the passage together, let's once again come before...