Mark 6:1-13 tells the story of rejection and mission as Jesus is rejected in Nazareth and sends his disciples on a mission.
What is God doing? That is the most important question that a disciple of Jesus can ask. How do we know what God is doing in a world that seems out of control?
Rejection is painful. Much of our energy is spent avoiding it. Jesus encounters rejection in the text this week, Mark 6:1-29. This sermon explores how we can prepare ourselves for the inevitable rejection that will come when we proclaim the Good News that Jesus brought to the world.
What might happen if the church today actually followed Jesus’ instructions when he sent out the disciples in Mark 6:6-13?