Date: Sunday 12/2/2012, Morning Service
Preacher: Gale Miller
Main Bible Verse(s): Mark 5:25-34
There is more to this account than merely a miraculous healing. God used this to illustrate something for us.
Matthew 9:18-22 has the same account.
- Matthew 23:1-7
- John 19:23-24
- Mark 6:56
- Matthew 14:35-36
- Acts 5:15
1) A Woman’s Desperation – Mark 5:25-26
She was desperate:
Disease separated her from God. Just like sin separates us from God.
2) A Woman’s Determination – Mark 5:27-28
- Isaiah 64:6
Three things keeping her from coming to Jesus:
- People (press), what they thought
- Looks: she was pale, poor, pitiful
Despite this, she came as she was.
3) A Woman’s Deliverance – Mark 5:29-32
- Luke 6:19
How many people touched His garment? Just one recorded. But NOT the multitude. Many know of Him but few seek Him.
4) A Woman’s Declaration – Mark 5:33-34