"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: God sent Jesus to restore us.
A. Going to synagogue was the high point of their religious week. Mark 3:1
B. The Pharisees guarded the Sabbath instead of enjoying it. Mark 3:2
III. Stand Up
A. Jesus puts us on the spot. Mark 3:3
B. Jesus judges. Mark 3:4; Luke 13:10-17; John 3:17-21
A. Jesus gets angry. Mark 3:5a
B. Jesus has the power to restore. Isaiah 1:18; Mark 3:5b
A. We either plot to kill Jesus or exalt Him as God. Mark 3:6
B. Tell the truth in love. Ephesians 4:15
The Next Step Life Group Follow-Up