Mark’s Pinnacle Passage

Mark’s Pinnacle Passage

Scripture Reference: Mark 8:27-9:1

Sermon in a Sentence

Our hope for heaven depends upon our unashamed confession that Jesus is the crucified and resurrected Christ, which necessitates our commitment to follow Him all the way to the cross.

Sermon Outline

  1. Who is Jesus? He is the Christ, the Messiah, the King of kings, the Holy One sent by God.
  2. What kind of Messiah is Jesus? He is the Suffering Servant who was rejected and crucified, yet raised from the dead.
  3. What difference does it make? To gain eternal life and be freed from the death penalty of sin, you must confess that Jesus is the Christ, and surrender yourself to Him.