Mark 10

Mark 10:21-22  And Jesus, looking at him, loved him, and said to him, “You lack one thing: go, sell all that you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow me.”  Disheartened by the saying, he went away sorrowful, for he had great...

Mark 9

Mark 9:36-37  And he took a child and put him in the midst of them, and taking him in his arms, he said to them, “Whoever receives one such child in my name receives me, and whoever receives me, receives not me but him who sent me.” The disciples had...

Mark 8

Mark 8:31  And he began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders and the chief priests and the scribes and be killed, and after three days rise again. Peter had just declared Jesus to be the Christ--the promised Messiah....

Mark 7

Mark 7:21-23  For from within, out of the heart of man, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery, coveting, wickedness, deceit, sensuality, envy, slander, pride, foolishness.  All these evil things come from within, and they defile a person. Jesus tells the religious people of His day that they are living...

Mark 6

Mark 6:34  When he went ashore he saw a great crowd, and he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. And he began to teach them many things. Mark packs a lot into this chapter.  Jesus is rejected by the home crowd; at other times,...

Mark 5

Mark 5:15  And they came to Jesus and saw the demon-possessed man, the one who had had the legion, sitting there, clothed and in his right mind, and they were afraid. We see the work of Satan and his demons all around in this chapter -- a possessed man, a...

Mark 4

Mark 4:40-41  He said to them, “Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?” And they were filled with great fear and said to one another, “Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?” When you think of Jesus, what is your image of Him?...

Mark 3

Mark 3:34-35  And looking about at those who sat around him, he said, “Here are my mother and my brothers!  For whoever does the will of God, he is my brother and sister and mother.” Verse 21 says that Jesus’ own family thought He was crazy.  In verses 34-35, Jesus...

Mark 2

Mark 2:9   Which is easier, to say to the paralytic, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or to say, ‘Rise, take up your bed and walk’? Jesus heals and forgives the paralytic.  Both His words and the healing He performed amazed all who were there.  We see Jesus’ authority and power, and...

Mark 1

Mark 1:14-15   Now after John was arrested, Jesus came into Galilee, proclaiming the gospel of God,  and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.” Jesus begins His public ministry proclaiming the gospel of GOD.  The book starts with: “The...