Jesus, Lord of the Sabbath

Jesus, Lord of the Sabbath

Scripture Reference: Mark 2:23-3:6

Sermon in a Sentence

The Sabbath is God’s gift of love that reminds us our work neither creates, saves, nor sanctifies us, but that all of these blessings are accomplished through faith in Jesus Christ, the Lord of the Sabbath.

Sermon Outline

  1. The Sabbath was given to humanity as a day of rest, remembrance, and reveling in the grace of God — not as a burden, a bother, or a means to browbeat
  2. The Sabbath was given to humanity as day to do good, extend grace, and to give to others — not to provoke, nitpick, or plot against another.