Clean and Unclean/Inside and Outside

What do we know about Jairus?  Why might he have been reluctant to go to Jesus on behalf of his daughter?  (Mark 5.21-24, 3.1-6) 

In the end, what drove him to Jesus? (vs. 23)  How are motives important when responding to God?

Are there conflicts in your life that keep you from experiencing God more deeply?  What kind of things pull you in competing directions?