the works of jesus, part 5

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  • 1. Growing In Faith To Do The Works Of Jesus Mark 9:14-29

2. Mark 9:14-15

  • And when He came to his disciples, he
  • saw a great multitude around them,
  • and the scribes disputing with them.
  • And when they saw Him, immediately
  • all the people were greatly amazed,
  • and, running to Him, they greeted Him.

3. Mark 9:16-17

  • And He asked the scribes, "What are you disputing about with them?
  • And one of the multitude answered and said, "Master, I have brought you my son, who has a mute spirit

4. Mark 9:18

  • And wherever he seizes hold of him, he
  • throws him down, and he foams at the
  • mouth and grinds his teeth, and he is
  • wasting away; and I spoke to your
  • disciples that they should cast him out,
  • and they could not."

5. Mark 9:19

  • He answered him, and said,
  • O faithless generation, how long shall
  • I be with you? How long shall I endure
  • you? Bring him to me.

6. Mark 9:20

  • And they brought him to Him, and when
  • he saw Him, immediately the spirit put
  • him into convulsions; and he fell on the
  • ground, and rolled around, foaming at
  • the mouth.

7. Mark 9:21-22

  • And He asked his father, How long
  • has it been since this came to him?
  • And he said, Since childhood. And
  • many times it has cast him into the fire,
  • and into the waters, to destroy him;
  • but if you can do anything, have
  • compassion on us, and help us!

8. Mark 9:23-24

  • Jesus said to him, If you can believe,
  • all things are possible to him who
  • believes.
  • And immediately the father of the child
  • cried out, and said with tears, "Lord, I
  • believe; help my unbelief!"

9. Mark 9:25

  • When Jesus saw that the people came
  • running together, He rebuked the
  • unclean spirit, saying to him,
  • "You mute and deaf spirit, I command
  • you, come out of him, and enter no
  • more into him."

10. Mark 9:26-27

  • And the spirit cried, and caused him to
  • convulse greatly, and came out of him,
  • and he was as a dead man - so much
  • so that many said, "He is dead!
  • But Jesus took him by the hand, and
  • lifted him up; and he arose.

11. Mark 9:28-29

  • And when he had come into the house,
  • his disciples asked him privately,
  • "Why could we not cast him out?
  • And He said to them,
  • "This kind can come forth by nothing
  • but prayer and fasting."

12. Growing in faith to do His works 13. Jesus sets people free

  • In the middle of His adversaries

14. Jesus sets people free

  • In the middle of His adversaries
  • Even when the Devil is doing his worst

15. Jesus sets people free

  • In the middle of His adversaries
  • Even when the Devil is doing his worst
  • Even when His followers flunk the test of faith

16. Deal with past failures of faith 17. Deal with past failures of faith

  • Avoid the traps:
  • 1. Self-pity

18. Deal with past failures of faith

  • Avoid the traps:
  • Self-pity
  • Shame

19. Deal with past failures of faith

  • Avoid the traps:
  • Self-pity
  • Shame
  • The opinions of men

20. Remember Jesus Commission!

  • these signs shall follow those who
  • believe: in my name shall they cast out
  • demons; they shall speak with new
  • tongues...they shall lay hands on the
  • sick, and they shall recover."
  • Mark 16:17-18

21. Remember!

  • We can forget His
  • words of commission when:
  • 1. Jesus seems to be absent

22. Remember!

  • We can forget His
  • words of commission when:
  • Jesus seems to be absent
  • Jesus seems to favor others

23. Remember!

  • We can forget His
  • words of commission when:
  • Jesus seems to be absent
  • Jesus seems to favor others
  • We lose sight of those in need

24. I prefer the way Im doing it 25. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • Bend your knees to Him again:
  • Seek God with prayer and fasting

26. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • Bend your knees to Him again:
  • Seek God with prayer and fasting
  • If your faith is weak, add prayer to it;
  • If your prayers are weak,
  • add fasting to them.

27. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • Fix your eyes on Him again:
  • Focus on His victory

28. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • Strengthen your heart in Him again:
  • Trust in His grant of authority

29. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • Incline your ear to Him again:
  • Get living words of instruction
  • from the Holy Spirit

30. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • Incline your ear to Him again:
  • Get living words of instruction
  • from the Holy Spirit
  • You muteand deafspirit,
  • I command you , come out of him

31. Follow Him into the Impossible

  • 5.Extend your hand for Him again:
  • Reach out in compassion and faith

32. All things are possible! 33.