SEPTEMBER 6 , 2015 – WEEK TWENTY THREE – SUNDAY (B) – THE ENTHUSIASTIC CROWD

(Mark 7:3-37) Prayer – O Jesus, open my ears to hear your gospel, and my tongue to speak your word. Imagination – (Picture Jesus healing the deaf and dumb man.) Context: Since the Ten Cities are outside of Israel, Jesus becomes a preacher to the Gentiles. Because the Gentile crowd might not understand, he takes …