The Beginning of the Gospel of Jesus Christ (Part 2)
March 11, 2018 Speaker: Brent Belford Series: The Gospel of Mark: Following the Suffering Servant
Passage: Mark 1:9–1:13
Series Sermon #3: As Mark describes the beginnings of the gospel, he introduces its key figure: Jesus Christ. In these verses the significance of the Spirit's presence with Christ is stressed as Jesus is both baptized and tempted. The reader must understand the Spirit's important role of empowering and directing Christ in his earthly ministry.