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Seeing Christ In The Gospel By Mark (30 of 37)
Series: Christ in All the Scripture
MARK "CHRIST OUR SERVANT"
Mark 10:45 "For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many." (NKJV) Worship Christ the Servant!
The Birth and Preparation of Servant Jesus 1:1 - 13;
Servant Jesus Speaks and Serves 1:14 - 13:37;
Servant Jesus Suffers and Triumphs in Passion Week 14:1 - 16:20.
In a gospel written from Peter's words to the fast paced Roman Empire, Jesus is constantly in action!
Mark, perhaps the first gospel account written, opens with: The beginning of the gospel about Jesus Christ, the Son of God."
God Himself ratifies the declaration in 1:11: "You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased."
One of the clearest pictures of Jesus can be found in the Gospels. Tonight trace three lines that together give us a snapshot of Christ as seen through the eyes of PEOPLE AROUND Him.
Christ in Mark outlines this beautiful portrait of Jesus.
CHRIST IN MARK
His Actions: What He did:
Mark 2:5 when Jesus saw their faith, He said to the paralytic, "Son, your sins are forgiven you." HE FORGIVES
Mark 2:11 "I say to you, arise, take up your bed, and go to your house." HE HEALS
Mark 4:39 Then He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, "Peace, be still!" And the wind ceased and there was a great calm. HE MASTERS THE WEATHER
Mark 6:51 Then He went up into the boat to them, and the wind ceased. And they were greatly amazed in themselves beyond measure, and marveled. HE CALMS STORMS
Mark 9:3 His clothes became shining, exceedingly white, like snow, such as no launderer on earth can whiten them. HE SHINES WITH GLORY
Mark 9:33 Then He came to Capernaum. And when He was in the house He asked them, "What was it you disputed among yourselves on the road?" HE READS MINDS
Mark 14:36 And He said, "Abba, Father, all things are possible for You. Take t ...
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