The Disciples Still Don‘t Get It

This week’s Gospel reading is from Mark 10:32-45. This is the third time in the Gospel of Mark tat Jesus tells the disciples what is going to happen to him and what it means to follow him, and the disciples respond by asking Jesus for status. The disciples STILL don’t get it. But what exactly is it that makes us uncomfortable about this passage? This sermon seeks to answer that this passage is really about.