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?