Binding the Strong Man
The gospel of Mark is a book that helps us understand who Jesus is. It’s an ongoing theme throughout the gospels. Who is this man? He even asks the question to his disciples at one point in his ministry, “who do people say that I am?” And they give a variety of answers. People today still give a variety of answers. How do you answer this question? How you answer that question will greatly affect how you understand your relationship to Jesus.
There are a variety of different kinds of relationships to Jesus on display in this particular passage and we will examine each to help you discern what your relationship is with Jesus and what it needs to be.