Jesus and Kingdom Warfare
Topic: Spiritual Warfare Scripture: Mark 3:20–35
Text: Mark 3:20-35
The Warfare of Two Kingdom Agendas (3:20-21, 31-35)
- The skewed perspective of Jesus’ family: The ministry of Jesus is akin to madness.
- The shocking response of Jesus to His family: The ministry of Jesus is about drawing people into His family by doing the will of God.
The Warfare of Two Kingdom Powers (3:22-30)
- The improbable accusation to Jesus: “Jesus is a liar who is empowered by Satan.”
- The inescapable conclusion: “Jesus is Lord and has the power over Satan.”