No Heavenly Chariot
Passage: Mark 6:14–6:29
Mark pauses the story of following Jesus to give us a sober account of John the Baptist’s death. It is to let us know that there is a cost to following Jesus.
Three Lessons About Discipleship with Jesus
- A surprising excursus. (Mark 6:13,30)
- A sobering execution. (Mark 6:14-29)
- A saintly example.