Tag Archives: Mark

The Essentials: Lesson 4 – Eternal Life

Eternal life is a complex subject in the Bible.  Intermixed with the works of God and men, the subject can be muddled for main disciples.  Lesson 4 in our study of The Essentials of Christianity takes us deep into this topic.  Click here to view this lesson on Eternal Life. Advertisements

Harmony of the Gospels: Part 13 – Crucifixion and Resurrection

This week marks the end of our brief journey through the Gospels.  If the beginning of the Gospels begin miraculously, then the end of the Gospels is even more amazing as child now a man faces His destiny.  The Bible describes these events with far more detail than earlier days for good reason.  This week’s […]

Harmony of the Gospels: Part 12 – Arrest and Trials of Jesus

The false arrest and even phonier trials of the Son of Man are a testament to the continued failure of mankind to see Him for the Savior.  His silence with Herod and His insightful comments to Pilate all demonstrate His meekness and ultimately His amazing restraint.  These false accusers represent all those who came before […]

Harmony of the Gospels: Part 10 – Final Week In Jerusalem

Jesus’ final days are full of some of the most remarkable teachings and examples of His deity.  He challenges all types to face their self-righteousness and their faulty doctrines and traditions.  From His triumphal entry to His cleansing of the temple, it is an action packed time period.  Take a look at this week’s handout […]

Harmony of the Gospels: Part 6 – The Transfiguration

The transfiguration of Jesus on the mount was one of the most spectacular miracles to behold.  Based on the reaction of Peter, James, and John, we can only image the splendor of the glorified Christ shining in white raiment.  This event was so significant to them that they offered to build shrines (tabernacles) in memory […]

Harmony of the Gospels: Part 5 – John dies. Jesus walks on water.

Faith is perhaps the most mysterious doctrine in the Bible.  All believers have it, but maybe no one can grasp it.  The Bible says that it is the substance of things hoped for.  As such faith is distinct from hope but tied to it as the object of faith.  Because we believe, we shall live […]

Harmony of the Gospels: Part 4 – Miracles and Seaside Parables

Jesus provided many assurances of His deity and Sonship throughout His earthly sojourn.  His miracles are merely one of the evidences that He left but coupled with the sound wisdom that He displayed combined with the authority He displayed leave people with no choice but to believe Him in faith or reject Him in lack […]