Sermons by Dr. Scott Fenton

The Via Dolorosa

There is a famous path through the Old City of Jerusalem today that is known as the Via Dolorosa, a Latin phrase, meaning literally the path of pain. It represents the path Jesus walked from his examination before Pontius Pilate to Golgotha where he was crucified and laid down his life for the sins of…

Squeezed by God

But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us. 8 We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; 9 persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. 10 We always carry around in our…

The Process of Spiritual Transformation

Our quest to follow Christ brings us to the ninth chapter of the Gospel of Mark today. The chapter is all about spiritual transformation. We will witness a transformation of Christ on a mountaintop in Israel; a transformation of a demonized boy made whole; and a transformation of quarrelling disciples into a brotherhood of servants.…

A Sight for Sore Eyes

Our quest to follow Christ brings us to the eighth chapter of Mark where we find three stories of sight; three versions of vision. Only one of the stories is literally about the human eye, but all three stories are about the human heart; the eye of the soul; the capacity to see what can’t…

Unentitled and Undeterred

Our invitation to follow Christ brings us to the seventh chapter of the book of Luke which presents three stories of common complications to any disciple’s efforts to closely follow Christ. I am asking the Holy Spirit to use these stories to awaken you to dangerous strongholds that may be present in your life and…