Council condemns Jesus

Council of Religious Leaders Condemns Jesus

They wanted Jesus dead – period! This became the goal of the council of religious leaders in the following section of the Easter timeline. So, they took Jesus to the Romans who could pronounce the death sentence. Today’s Bible study lesson is short but powerful. It comes from Mark 15 and sets the stage for […]

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Peter Denies Knowing Jesus

Peter Denies Knowing Jesus

“Before the rooster crows ..“. This is the haunting sentence Jesus said to His strongest disciple Peter. And yes, Peter denied Christ three times on that fateful night. This Bible study lesson from Mark continues with the Easter story. It tells how even the strongest Christian can fall when the time is right. Peter denied […]

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Council condemns Jesus

Caiaphas Questions Jesus in Mark

False witness – this word earns a new meaning as it emerges in the Easter story. In Mark 14, the high priest Caiphas questions Jesus and accuses him of blasphemy. But, we know the truth. These Bible verses introduce the beginning of passion week. In this study lesson from Mark, we can see there were […]

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Jesus is arrested

Jesus Arrested

At Easter time, many people tend to think about hiding eggs, buying baskets and gifts. But, for Christians, it’s a time to reflect about what Jesus did for us. He was betrayed by Judas, arrested, beaten, and sent to the cross to die for our sins so that we may have everlasting life. Let’s take […]

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Jesus is annointed with perfume

Jesus is Anointed with Perfume

God is amazing! His Word can take very simple events in life and turn them into a complete life lesson for us. In Mark 14, a woman pours expensive perfume on Jesus’ head. From this fleeting moment in history we learn about: Worship, Love, The poor And greed. Our Bible study lesson today gives answers […]

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Jesus Predicts Peter's Denial

The Plot to Kill Jesus Christ

Authority – Power – Wealth! This is what the Pharisees and other religious leaders had to lose because of Jesus’ teachings. So, the plot to kill Jesus Christ was on. In this lesson from the Book of Mark we learn about power and fear. The religious leaders know that Jesus is a real threat to […]

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