The Kingdom of God #7 – Jesus is the Christ, our hope and example (Mark 8:22-9:1)

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Sermon outline

1.   Jesus is the Christ (8:22-30)

        A.   Jesus heals a blind man (8:22-26)

B.   Peter confesses Jesus is Messiah (8:27-30)

2.  Jesus Christ is our hope (8:31-33)

A.   Our hope through his death & resurrection (8:31)

B.   This hope is unexpected (8:32-33)

3.  Jesus Christ is our example (8:34-9:1)

A.   Expect and endure rejection and suffering for living for Christ (8:34-38)

B.   Christ endured rejection and suffering so his kingdom would come (9:1)