Wow, the 1st Missionary Journey. Can you see the glow in Mark's eyes? Led to Christ by no less than the Apostle Peter. Discipled by his uncle Barnabus - who is now taking him along.
Going on the historic trip with Paul ‚Äď the greatest man in the entire Roman Empire, even rulers trembled before him.
Now Acts 13:13 he quits. Just a slight mention of cutting out, heading home. Then it happens, his choice splits the greatest evangelistic team in history. Branded by all who may have known him, Mark the Quitter, the Fearful, and the Failure.
This same Mark writes a biography of encouragement to those living through the Roman persecutions and beyond.
Pastor John Barnett has been devouring the Word of God for over 30 years. John, now the teaching pastor of Calvary Bible Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan has served congregations in Oklahoma, New England, Georgia and California. He also served on the Faculty of the Master's College...