Posts by Mark Kernan (Page 2)

Posts by Mark Kernan (Page 2)

Sermon Discussion Questions: Dead Man Walking

Sermon Discussion Questions: Dead Man Walking Mark 1:35–45 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from February 24, 2018 “Dead Man Walking.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: Complete cleansing and restoration are found in Christ alone. Outline: I. A Kingdom Lesson (Mark 1:35–39) II. A Gospel Picture (Mark 1:40–42) III. A Curious Conclusion (Mark 1:43–45) Discussion Questions: 1. How…

Sermon Discussion Questions: Authority in Action

Sermon Discussion Questions: Authority in Action Mark 1:16–34 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from February 17, 2019 “Authority in Action.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: The authoritative words and actions of Jesus reveal his true identity. Outline: I. Worshipers were Amazed at his Teaching (Mark 1:21–22) II. Demons were Conquered at his Command (Mark 1:23–28) III. Application:…

Sermon Discussion Questions: The Call of the Gospel

Sermon Discussion Questions: The Call of the Gospel Mark 1:14–15 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from February 3, 2019 “The Call of the Gospel.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: Kingdom access is available to everyone who responds in repentance and faith. Outline: I. A Significant Transition II. A Surprising Declaration III. An Already but Not Yet Experience…

Sermon Discussion Questions: The Serpent Conquering Son of God

Sermon Discussion Questions: The Serpent Conquering Son of God Mark 1:9–13 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from January 20, 2019 “The Serpent Conquering Son of God.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: Jesus is the Spirit-empowered Messiah and Son of God who will defeat Satan and bring salvation to the people of God. Outline: I. The Previous Pattern:…

Sermon Discussion Questions: Trustworthy Witnesses

Sermon Discussion Questions: Trustworthy Witnesses TEXT: Mark 1:1–11 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from January 13, 2019 “Trustworthy Witnesses.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: The gospel is a person not a religious path. Outline: I. The Witness of the Prophets (Mark 1:1–3) II. The Witness of John the Baptist (Mark 1:4–8) III. The Witness of God Himself…

Sermon Discussion: Living in Light of the End

Sermon Discussion Questions Text: 1 Peter 4:7–11 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from 1 Peter 4:7–11, “Living in Light of the End.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Question: How do we live in light of the end? Outline: I. Pray Persistently (1 Peter 4:7) II. Love Earnestly (1 Peter 4:8–9) III. Serve Faithfully (1 Peter 4:10–11) Discussion Questions:…

Sermon Discussion: All Nations– The Unfinished Task

Sermon Discussion Questions: TEXT: Matthew 28:18–20 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from 12/09/2018, All Nations: The Unfinished Task. These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link w/ 2018 Missions Statistics) Main Idea: The Great Commission demands that we intentionally pursue those who have no gospel witness. Outline: I. The Scope of the Task (Matt 28:19–20) II. The Status of the Task III.…

Sermon Discussion: Evangelism is for Everyone

Sermon Discussion Questions: Evangelism is for Everyone TEXT: Mark 5:1–20 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from November 25th, “Evangelism is for Everyone.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (Click for PDF) Main Idea: Evangelism is for Everyone Outline: I. The Situation (Mark 5:1–20) II. Three Implications (Mark 5:18–20) A. Evangelism is supposed to be organic B. Evangelism is about God’s work in…

Sermon Discussion: Irrefutable Evidence

Sermon Discussion Questions: Irrefutable Evidence TEXT: 1 John 4:7–12 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from October 4th, “Irrefutable Evidence.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: Christians love one another because they are forever united to the ultimate source and expression of love—Jesus Christ. Outline: I. Brotherly Love is Necessary Evidence of Your New Birth (1 John 4:7–8) II.…

Sermon Discussion: Real Life Change

Sermon Discussion Questions: Real Life Change TEXT: Colossians 1:1–14 The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon from October 28th, “Real Life Change.” These questions can be used for discussion in small groups, family devotions, or for personal reflection. (PDF Link) Main Idea: Real life change is the natural product of an ever-growing delight and hope in Jesus Christ. Outline: I. Two Commands (Col 3:1–2) II. One Key III. Three Life Changing Truths (Col 3:1–4)…