Search Results

Search results 1-20 of 215
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
The King of the Jews This article, from the Gospel of Mark volume of the Interpreting Biblical Texts series, includes commentary on Mark 14-15. It discusses especially the theme of mockery, the centurion's confession, and Jesus' identity as king. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Ministry Matters Author: Ministry Matters Christ the Fool The story of Christ's mockery and disgrace as seen in Matthew 27 is a poignant reminder that Jesus not only bore our sin and sorrow but also our shame. Cornelius Plantinga Jr. expands this narrative with... Resource type: Article Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Cornelius Plantinga Jr. Beating and Mockery Jesus is beat, scourged, and mocked by the Roman soldiers Resource type: Image Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive Author: Andreas Osiander Does Jesus Want Doormats for Disciples? “Turn the other cheek”: A puzzlement to most Christians, this saying has been an occasion of mockery on the part of the enemies of Christianity, as in “Why follow someone who teaches you to be a... Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: The Sunday Website Author: Dennis Hamm Does Jesus Want Doormats for Disciples? “Turn the other cheek.” A puzzlement to most Christians, this saying has been an occasion of mockery on the part of the enemies of Christianity, as in “Why follow someone who teaches you to be a... Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: The Sunday Website Author: Dennis Hamm Not Ashamed of the Good News This devotional on Romans 1:16 suggests that that the power of God emboldens us to share the Gospel with others, to risk their rejection and mockery for the sake of God’s glory and their salvation. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The High Calling Author: Mark Roberts Seabiscuit, An American Legend This excerpt from "Seabiscuit, An American Legend" describes the intimidation tactics of a champion racehorse as an example of competitive mockery and pride. Resource type: Book Quote Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Author: Laura Hillenbrand Crucifixion, Silence, and Speaking In Luke 23:35-43 Christ is silent as others mock him. Yet the thief hanging next to him rebukes others, speaking out on behalf of God incarnate. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: The Sunday Website Author: Eleonore Stump Matthew Walks Through the Shadows, A Tenebrae Service This "Service of Shadows" follows Matthew after Jesus is arrested in the garden of Gethsemane. A drama by Bob Rienstra, it is appropriate for Good Friday and includes words from Isaiah, the psalms, and Jesus himself. Resource type: Drama Source: Reformed Worship Author: Bob Rienstra Colorado Festival Mocks Death A sermon illustration about coping with death through mockery. Resource type: Sermon Illustration Source: Preaching Today Author: David Swanson Full Text Hymns on Mockery Hail, Thou Once Despised Jesus!PD
If God Himself Be for MePD
Give Thou Thy Youth To GodPD
See more hymns...
Back to Wonder Explaining how faith that engages with mystery leads to a metanoia of what one will become, John Savant's article encourages readers to initiate the next phase of God's Kingdom through contemplative prayer that seeks ever-evolving revelation. Resource type: Article Source: America Author: John Savant
Jesus Mocked This painting by Édouard Manet depicts Jesus being mocked by the guards as told in Luke 22:63-65 and is accompanied by a description from William R. Cross. Resource type: Image Source: ArtWay: Opening Eyes, Hearts, and Minds Author: William R. Cross From the Table to the Cross: A Maundy Thursday Service This Maundy Thursday service invites the congregation to journey with Jesus to the cross through the drama based on Walter Wangerin's Living the Passion. Resource type: Drama Source: Reformed Worship Author: Roger E. Van Harn The Fifth Commandment: Honor Your Parents This devotional on Exodus 20:12 considers the fifth commandment, suggesting that God will be glorified by our efforts to fulfill the fifth commandment, and he will bless us as we honor God through honoring our parents. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The High Calling Author: Mark Roberts With Me in Paradise Scott Hoezee and David Bast discuss the sincere, beautiful exchange between Jesus and the 'thief' who is being crucified with him, and salvation in its simplest terms, defined for us by Jesus on the cross. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Groundwork Author: Scott Hoezee Father, Forgive Them ​With his dying breaths, Jesus petitions the Father to forgive. This radio episode and transcript delve into Luke 23:32-38, the Jesus' teaching on forgiveness, and how it relates to our salvation. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Groundwork Author: Scott Hoezee Unreserved Dedication to Christ's Cause Explaining that our success during change lies in advancing Christ's Kingdom, this audio sermon by George W. Truett on Romans 12:1 and 2 Chronicles 29:27 encourages listeners to dedicate their lives to Christ and Christ's cause. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Baylor University Libraries Digital Sermon Collections Author: George W Truett The Communion of Saints: Resources from the Worldwide Church World Communion Sunday began back in 1936 with the hopes of uniting the universal church on one Sunday to remember the communion we have with each other. Here is an order of worship that may be... Resource type: Service Outline Source: Reformed Worship Author: Anne E. Zaki
Search results 1-20 of 215
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...