Chapter 2 – Mark

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Name the author of the book of Mark.
  • Identify to whom the book of Mark was written.
  • State the purpose for the book of Mark.
  • Write the Key Verse of the book of Mark from memory.
  • State the Life and Ministry Principle for the book of Mark.

INTRODUCTION

AUTHOR:   Mark
TO WHOM:   To all believers, although the first intended audience was the Romans to whom he presents Jesus as a servant.
PURPOSE:   To present the ministry of Jesus, stressing His role as a servant and the Son of man.
KEY VERSE:   Mark 10:45
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE:   We should seek to minister rather than to be ministered to.
MAIN CHARACTERS:   Jesus, the twelve disciples

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.