The Baptism of Jesus (Mark 1:9-11)

The Baptism of Jesus (Mark 1:9-11)

Mark 1:9-11 (GWT) John Baptizes Jesus 9 At that time Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan River. 10 As Jesus came out of the water, he saw heaven split open and the Spirit coming down to him as a dove. 11 A voice from heaven said, “You are my Son, whom I …

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John the Baptizer

John the Baptizer

John (Jonah in Hebrew, Jonas in Aramaic) is the last in the vein of the Old Testament Prophets, even though his story is found in the Gospels. Unline the other OT Prophets, John did no predict Messiah; he announced him and introduced him to the world. The content below is adapted from the Life Application …

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Mark 1:1-8

Mark 1:1-8

Mark 1:1-8 (God’s Word Translation) John Prepares the Way 1 This is the beginning of the Good News about Jesus Christ, the Son of God. 2 The prophet Isaiah wrote,“I am sending my messenger ahead of you to prepare the way for you.” 3 “A voice cries out in the desert: ‘Prepare the way for the Lord! Make …

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Introducing Mark’s Gospel Account

Introducing Mark’s Gospel Account

Key Concepts Jesus is the Messiah and Son of God, who exercised extraordinary authority to overcome the forces of Satan, sin and disease. The Messiah came not to conquer the Roman legions, but to suffer and die and to pay the ransom for sins.”   Verses You Should Know Mark 1:7: After me comes the …

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Maclaren Reference Bible Review

Maclaren Reference Bible Review

  Maclaren Bible Photos   The Preaching Bible from Thomas Nelson has been updated/retired in favor of the Maclaren Reference Bible. The two Bibles are nearly identical so there will be some overlap in my review. Like the Preaching Bible, the Maclaren is offered in both KJV and NKJV. Note: The Brown Bible in the …

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Life Application Study Bible Red Letter

Life Application Study Bible Red Letter

click here for photos   Buy from Amazon (affiliate)   The 3rd Edition of the Life Application Study Bible has finally been released in a red-letter edition, bringing it in line with the other iterations of the Life Application Study Bible, Today I am reviewing both the NIV and NLT Editions Disclaimer: Tyndale sent copies …

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