November 8, 2011

Mark 13: A Day to Dread

What is the most impressive building you have ever had the opportunity to have a guided tour of? If your guide told you that soon the whole building would be demolished, what would be some of the questions that would run through your mind? In 13:9-13, regardless of whether this is talking about past historical persecution or some future apocalyptic events, how does this prepare and encourage Christ-followers for times of opposition and conflict?

Click on this link for an introduction to the book of Mark.