If all I knew about Christ could be found in Mark’s Gospel, here’s what I would know: Continue reading “14 Things We Learn About Jesus from Mark’s Gospel”
Mark 16:19 After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, he was taken up into heaven and he sat at the right hand of God. 20 Then the disciples went out and preached everywhere, and the Lord worked with them and confirmed his word by the signs that accompanied it.
How indescribable this event must have been! Continue reading “Episode 100: Jesus Returns to Heaven”
Mark 16:15 He said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the good news to all creation. 16 Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.
This passage, often referred to as “The Great Commission,” is echoed in both Luke and Matthew—although the latter version (Matt. 28:18-20) is more extensive and more frequently quoted. All three gospels contain Christ’s command to communicate the good news of God’s forgiveness and redemption to a world Continue reading “Episode 99: Go Tell the World”
Mark 16:12 Afterward Jesus appeared in a different form to two of them while they were walking in the country. 13 These returned and reported it to the rest; but they did not believe them either. Continue reading “Episode 98: Convincing Appearances”
Mark 16:9 When Jesus rose early on the first day of the week, he appeared first to Mary Magdalene, out of whom he had driven seven demons. 10 She went and told those who had been with him and who were mourning and weeping. 11 When they heard that Jesus was alive and that she had seen him, they did not believe it. Continue reading “Episode 97: Epilogue”