Mark: Lessons from a Fig Tree

Jesus curses a fig tree then uses the event to teach us about... Fruitlessness, Faith, and Forgiveness... in the masterful way only He can teach from this passage in Mark!!

Romans 4
Mark 11:12-26
Luke 13:6-9,3:8-9
1 Corinthians 13:2
James 4:2-3
1 John 5:14-15
Matthew 18:19-20
Acts 10:20

Sermon discussion questions for parents to use with their children:

  • Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?

  • What three lessons did He teach from this event?

  • What should we learn about fruitlessness?

  • What should we learn about Faith?

  • What did He mean when He spoke about moving mountains?

  • What should we learn about Forgiveness?