Community of Tampa | St. Pete | Florida

Sermons on Mark

Three Bottom Lines

Today’s gospel reading is about the bottom line.  Actually not just about the bottom line we talk about in business, but the three bottom lines of heavenly business. You are familiar with today’s Gospel story.  Jesus is watching people come to the temple and put money into the treasury. Many rich people put in large…

Gracious & Tenacious

Then some people came, bringing to him a paralyzed man, carried by four of them. And when they could not bring him to Jesus because of the crowd, they removed the roof above him… When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, ‘Son, your sins are forgiven.’ Mark 2:3-5 Two weeks ago, we noted that after…

No Cameras Please

Thanks to the generous support of Hagop Demirjian and family from New York, we have video cameras installed around our church and hall. These are helpful when we have events, because we can see and respond to several things simultaneously; the wedding planner is at the front door, the flower guy drove up to the…

Open Up

“They brought to him a deaf man who had an impediment in his speech; and they begged him to lay his hand on him. (Jesus) took him aside in private, away from the crowd, and put his fingers into his ears, and he spat and touched his tongue. Then looking up to heaven, he sighed…