"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 matters.
A. Jesus’ popularity didn’t determine His mission. Mark 6:1; Luke 4:14-30
B. Jesus’ presence causes people to respond. Mark 6:2a
A. Sometimes it’s hard to admit the obvious. Mark 6:2b
B. We can talk ourselves out of faith. Mark 6:3
IV. Without Honor
A. Supposed familiarity breeds contempt. Mark 6:4
B. Jesus can still work in unbelieving environments. Mark 6:5
A. Jesus honors our response to Him. Matthew 8:5-13; Mark 6:6
B. Jesus is the author and perfecter of our faith. Mark 9:24; Hebrews 12:2
The Next Step Life Group Follow-Up