MARKED Series- “Real Need Or Real Needy?” Mark 6:53-56

Have you ever felt like you were being used? In this sermon we’ll take a look at the last four verses of Mark 6. The disciples have just anchored up after a difficult night at sea. They had just left a desolate place and had arrived at a very desirable location, the seaside village of Gennesaret. They were met by an excited crowd, but why were they there? Did they want to hear a message from the Master Teacher? Or were they looking to see what Jesus could do for them? There are two perspectives by which this passage should be viewed… the eternal and the temporal. One serves a genuine need while the other is a needy group who are only looking to be served. Which group would you be in?