"All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,
for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man
of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished unto all good works."
-- 2 Timothy 3:16-17
Big Idea: Faith in Christ makes the impossible, possible.
A. We continually try to justify ourselves. Mark 9:14-15
B. Apart from Jesus we can do nothing. Mark 9:16-18; John 15:5
III. How Long…?
A. Apart from Jesus, we’re in trouble. Mark 9:19-20
B. Jesus is concerned with our whole story. Mark 5:21-34; 9:21-23; John 10:10
A. All we need is a mustard seed amount of honest faith. Matthew 17:20; Mark 9:24
B. Jesus’ deliverance is complete. Mark 9:25; Luke 11:26
A. Don’t be afraid, believe in Jesus. Mark 5:35-43; 9:26-27
B. Prayer demonstrates faith. Mark 9:28-29
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