An Enemy’s Obedience
Passage: Mark 1:21–1:28
Though the people marvel at his teaching authority, and the demons immediately obey his authoritative word, neither exercise genuine faith. But we do learn an important lesson from the demon and that is not only Jesus' real identity (concealed from the people) but what it really means to fear Christ.
NOTE: This is the fifth sermon in a series titled The Gospel According to Mark. See the rest of the series here.