The book of Mark is the proclamation of Jesus as Messiah. Jesus basically redefined the concept of the Messiah. People were looking for a Messiah but not in the way that Jesus presented himself. He instead showed the kind of Messiah the people needed not the kind they were looking for.
Watch The Gospel According to Mark Overview video
After watching the video, consider the following
- What does this narrative tell me about God?
- What does this tell me about people and myself?
- How does it clarify my view of God, Jesus and myself?
- What needs to change in my life in order to live in obedience to this passage?
- Given those who I am in a relationship with, who might be interested in knowing this too?
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