Preaching Mark (and Job)

Our publishing friends at The Good Book Company have a great mission strapline  – “Opening up the Bible” – and they’ve produced a whole range of resources aimed at exactly that. One of their titles is the ‘Pray, Prepare, Preach’ series which, for many years, has been helping pastors and Bible teachers all over the…

3 questions that open up Mark’s Gospel

Rico Tice (UK evangelist responsible for the excellent and much-used Christianity Explored material) has often pointed to the 3 questions that reverberate throughout Mark’s Gospel: Who is Jesus? (What is his IDENTITY?) Why did he come? (What is his MISSION?) What does it mean to follow him? (What is his CALL?) These questions come out particularly…