Articles by Mark

About Mark (566 Articles)
I am a Follower and a Leader. A Dad and a Husband. A Son and a friend. A Pastor and a writer . . . and these are my thoughts. My favorite teams are the Oklahoma Sooners and the OKC Thunder. I reside in the OKC area and pastor Wildwood Community Church in Norman. I welcome dialogue on any or all of the musings found on this blog . . . If you would like to contact me, you can email me at mark.wildwood@me.com .

Mary Christmas Song

December 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

  [The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Mary Christmas Song by Mark Robinson Read:  Luke 1:46-55 What does it LOOK like for someone to worship God through song?  Would they be singing loudly?  Would they be quiet and reflective?  Would their hands [click to read more]

Leaping for Joy

December 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

[The following devotional was written by Wildwood Community Church Student Pastor Jonathan Holmes and is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Leaping for Joy by Jonathan Holmes Read: Isaiah 40:3 (prophecy) & Luke 1:39-45, 57-66 (fulfillment) Elizabeth, a relative of Mary’s, [click to read more]

Christmas Recipe

December 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

[The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Christmas Recipe by Mark Robinson Read:  Luke 1:26-38 Today cooking shows are all the rage.  An entire television station (the Food Network) shows programming all day to help us know how to make the perfect broccoli [click to read more]

Adoring Him – Sermon Audio/Video

December 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

    On Sunday, December 14, 2014, I preached a sermon at Wildwood Community Church entitled “Adoring Him.”  This message, based on Luke 1:46-55, was the second part of a five part Advent sermon series.  Below you will find the sermon audio and video that you can either listen to/watch online or download to hear later. To listen to the audio online via the embedded media [click to read more]

Don’t DVR Matthew

December 17, 2014 // 2 Comments

[The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Don’t DVR Matthew by Mark Robinson Read: Matthew 1:1-17 Watching TV on a DVR has conditioned me to bypass anything I see as “filler” to get to the main course.  Sadly, too often I take this attitude with me when [click to read more]

Opening Act

December 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

[The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Opening Act by Mark Robinson Read: Luke 1:5-25 All four Gospels begin the story of Jesus with the story of John the Baptist.  Do you find that odd?  Only one Gospel mentions the shepherds.  One Gospel mentions the [click to read more]

Santa and the Savior

December 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

[The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Santa and the Savior by Mark Robinson Read: John 1:16 For my money, the most remarkable thing about Santa Claus is not his generosity, or his production capability, or his mode of transportation, or his appearance, or [click to read more]

Adoring Him – Sermon Discussion Questions

December 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Sunday morning, December 14, 2014, I preached a sermon at Wildwood Community Church entitled “Adoring Him” and based on Luke 1:46-55.  Here are a few questions for personal reflection or group discussion based out of today’s message. Read Luke 1:46-55 What are some of your favorite Christmas songs? What do you notice about the Christmas song Mary wrote in Luke 1:46-55? In [click to read more]

Can This House Hold Him?

December 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

[The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Can This House Hold Him? by Mark Robinson Read:  John 1:14, 18 The year was 959 BCE.  The place was Jerusalem.  500 years had passed since God had called His people out of Egypt and through the Red Sea.  King David [click to read more]

Rejection of the King

December 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

[The following devotional is a part of our 2014 Advent Devotional Guide.  We will be posting a devotional each day on this blog between November 30 – December 31, 2014.]   Rejection of the King by Mark Robinson Read:  John 1:11-13 Can you imagine a King being rejected by His own Kingdom?  Believe it or not it happens . . . and it has happened to the best King that ever lived — the [click to read more]
1 2 3 57
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,552 other followers