Contributed by Stephen Belokur on Jan 30, 2018
In Mark 1:1-8 Mark declares that Jesus is the Christ and the Son of God. He goes on to show that Jesus fulfills OT prophecies and that John the Baptist is himself a fulfillment of prophecies who proclaims Jesus Deity as well.
Please open your Bibles to Mark 1:1-8 which we will read in a few minutes.
The Gospel of Mark is fast paced.
It is the shortest of the four Gospels filled with miracles and action to show the power of Jesus the Messiah.
The Gospel of Mark emphasizes the super-human power of Jesus.