Lesson Extension Questions - THE BOOK OF MARK
Read: Mark 1:9-11
Truth: Jesus was baptized to set the example for us. The Holy Spirit came on Jesus at His baptism to validate His divine identity and earthly mission.
Question: Have you been baptized?
If yes. Tell your family about that experience and if/how it affected your identity and earthly mission?
If no. Why not? What questions do you have?
Read: Mark 1:35-39
Truth: Jesus often went to a quiet place to be with God.
Question: Where do you go to be with God?
Read: Mark 4:1-20
Truth: People responded to Jesus invitation to a relationship with Him in 3 ways.
1. They said, ‘yes’ and followed Him
2. They were undecided and had more questions about Him
3. They rejected Him
Question: What is your response to Jesus’ invitation to relationship?
Read: Mark 4:35-41
Truth: Jesus calmed the storm that made the disciples afraid.
Question: What are you afraid of?
November & December
Read: Mark 10:35-45
Truth: Jesus said, “whoever wants to be great must be a servant.”
Question: Who in your life (at home, school, work) can you serve?
Read: Mark 13:32-37
Truth: No one knows when Jesus is coming back, so He said to be ready.
Question: How can you be ready for His return?