"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: Jesus came to bring about true revolution.
II. The Truth
A. Opposition to God makes strange alliances. Psalm 2:1-3; Mark 12:13
B. Jesus silences flattering lips. Psalm 12:3; Mark 12:14a; John 2:24
III. Imperial Tax
A. Paying taxes is an act of submission. Mark 12:14b-15a
B. Jesus sees behind masks. Mark 12:15b
A. Jesus didn’t have a denarius. Mark 12:15b; Luke 4:5-7; John 19:11; Ephesians 2:2
B. Jesus isn’t threatened by other gods. Mark 12:16; Galatians 4:6
A. Serve out of worship to God. Matthew 5:38-40; Mark 12:17a; Romans 13:1-8; 2 Corinthians 10:3-5
B. Be amazed at Jesus. Mark 12:17b
The Next Step Life Group Follow-Up