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The Gentiles' Messiah

January 9, 2011 Speaker: John Bell Series: The Gospel According to Mark

Passage: Mark 7:24–8:21

Point # 1 Gentile Christian, our salvation begins with Jesus' witness to Israel.

Point # 2 Gentile Christian, our salvation fulfills Old Testament Prophesy
a) God's timing in salvation grace

Point # 3 A warning to all: watch out for the yeast of unbelief.

Point # 4 Gentile Christian, Jesus has broken down the wall of hostility between Jew and Gentile forever! (Eph. 2)
a) The Gentile's former plight as compared to now (11-13)

b) God's purpose 1) To create in himself one new humanity out of the two, and 2) in this one body reconcile both Jew and Gentile to God (15b-18).

c) And now Gentiles – who were formerly considered pagans– are part of God's household.(19-22)

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