The Gospel of Mark: Open Your Heart and Believe! Handout #2
The Gospel of Mark: Open Your Heart and Believe!
Adult Vacation Bible School, July 2018
Session 2: Jesus’ mission in Galilee proclaiming the good news of the kingdom of God
God’s reign is at hand – don’t tell anybody (4:10-12)
Healing and forgiveness (2:1-12)
Clean and unclean, insiders and outsiders –What is true Torah? (5:21-43;7:5-30)
Abundance and feasting 2:15-20
Release from the power of demons (5:1-20)
2. What has spoken to you in this section of Mark’s Gospel?
NOTE: While the ESV Bible translation is not a bad one, the translation O actually meant to recommend along with the NRSV, is the Common English Bible