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About Mark (540 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 .

Free Ephesians Bible Study Book

August 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

  Over the past three months, I have been preaching through the book of Ephesians in a series entitled, “Packed.”  In addition to the 12 sermons in the series, I also posted 12 weeks of personal Bible study questions, questions for Small Group discussion, and devotionals.  It has been my prayer that this study has blessed you in your walk with God. (Incidentally, if you have [click to read more]

Packed #12 Sermon Discussion Questions

August 10, 2014 // 1 Comment

  On Sunday, August 10, 2014, I preached a message based out of Ephesians 6:10-20 at Wildwood Community Church.  Below you will see a list of questions for group discussion tied to this sermon. Small Group Discussion Questions (Eph. 6:10-20) Read Ephesians 6:10-20 Brainstorm a list of what you would identify as the most common problems facing churches today.  Who do you think is behind [click to read more]

Spiritual Battle Prayer

August 7, 2014 // 2 Comments

A few years ago, Pastor Bruce Hess preached a series of messages through Ephesians 6:10-20.  At the conclusion of that series, he wrote a “Spiritual Battle Prayer” as a sample of one way Christians could pray their way through putting on their “spiritual armor” in Christ.  Below, you will find this prayer in its entirety. The following prayer is just one example of how put on [click to read more]

Ephesians 6:10-20 (Study Prompts #3)

August 7, 2014 // 2 Comments

  I am currently preaching a sermon series on Sunday mornings at Wildwood Community Church called “Packed” – based out of Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians.  During this series, I am using my blog to post study prompts, devotionals, sermon audio/video, and discussion questions to help facilitate personal or group study of this book.  NOTE: At the bottom of this [click to read more]

Ephesians 6:10-20 (Study Prompts #2)

August 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

  I am currently preaching a sermon series on Sunday mornings at Wildwood Community Church called “Packed” – based out of Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians.  During this series, I am using my blog to post study prompts, devotionals, sermon audio/video, and discussion questions to help facilitate personal or group study of this book.  NOTE: At the bottom of this [click to read more]

Ephesians 6:10-20 (Study Prompts #1)

August 5, 2014 // 5 Comments

    I am currently preaching a sermon series on Sunday mornings at Wildwood Community Church called “Packed” – based out of Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians.  During this series, I am using my blog to post study prompts, devotionals, sermon audio/video, and discussion questions to help facilitate personal or group study of this book.  NOTE: At the bottom of [click to read more]

Packed #11 Sermon Audio/Video

August 4, 2014 // 6 Comments

    On Sunday, August 3, I preached a message at Wildwood Community Church based out of Ephesians 6:1-9.  This message was the tenth in the “Packed” sermon series.  Below you will see audio and video files of the sermon for listening or download.   To download the audio to listen to later, click on this link: Packed #11   To listen to the audio online, use the media [click to read more]

Packed #11 – Sermon Discussion Questions

August 3, 2014 // 7 Comments

  On Sunday, August 3, 2014, I preached a message based out of Ephesians 6:1-9 at Wildwood Community Church.  Below you will see a list of questions for group discussion tied to this sermon. Small Group Discussion Questions (Eph. 6:1-9) Read Ephesians 6:1-9 What are some of the different groups of people that make up the church you attend?  Are there some groups that possibly feel [click to read more]

Seeing Color in a Black and White World

July 31, 2014 // 8 Comments

In 1939, Nazi Germany invaded Poland.  At the time of the invasion, more than just Nazi soldiers flooded the conquered territory, but German businessmen followed close behind, eager to make a profit from their countries new-found expanded borders.  One of the businessmen who arrived in Krakow, Poland in 1939 was named Oskar.  Oskar was able to bribe his way into ownership of a factory in [click to read more]

Ephesians 6:1-9 (Study Prompts #3)

July 31, 2014 // 9 Comments

  I am currently preaching a sermon series on Sunday mornings at Wildwood Community Church called “Packed” – based out of Paul’s Epistle to the Ephesians.  During this series, I am using my blog to post study prompts, devotionals, sermon audio/video, and discussion questions to help facilitate personal or group study of this book.  NOTE: At the bottom of this [click to read more]
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