Key Verse: “As a result, Jesus could no longer enter a town openly but stayed outside in lonely places” (Mark 1:45b, NIV).
1. The man with leprosy was able to APPROACH Jesus without hindrance.
2. Jesus did not put religious codes and cultural stigma above the NEEDS of people.
3. Although he broke down walls, Jesus RESPECTED the process.
4. Jesus DWELLS in the lonely places.