Mark: Not My Will... Yours (Part II)

In order to say "Not My will but Yours" in this emotional passage from Mark, Jesus had to act in a radical obedience and trust. In this we should be moved to love Him and to imitate Him.

Mark 14:32-42
2 Corinthians 12:1-10
John 6:38,4:34,10:17-18
Philippians 2:8
Job 1:20-22,2:9-10
1 John 4:9-10
Romans 8:31-32

Sermon discussion topics for parents to use with their children:

  • What does this text show us about Jesus' obedience?

  • What can we learn from His example?

  • What does it show about His trust?

  • What can we learn from His example in this, as well?

  • Have you ever been faced with trusting God when you didn't understand what He was doing?