Epiphany Worship Series: "God the What? What our Metaphors for God Reveal about our Beliefs in God."
Sacred Scripture: Mark 1:21-28
Overview: When a man possessed by an unclean spirit shatters the calm of a worship service, Jesus drives the spirit out and restores wholeness to the man and the service. In doing so, Jesus demonstrates his authority and power to bring healing in people’s lives.
Human Need: Freedom from domination by powers beyond our control
Community Challenge: To recognize Jesus’ authority over evil spirits that shatter the order of our lives. In Jesus, we can make our lives whole again.