“Who do you say that I am?”

                     Mark 8:27-9:1


Intro: Caesarea Philippi

 I. A Change in Direction

II. A Claim of Deliverer

(Christ – Messianic Deliverer)

  1. Misunderstandings about Messiah

a. Then

b. Now

2. The Murder of the Messiah

a. Personal Necessity (Love)

b.Legal Necessity (Forgiveness)

c. Cosmic Necessity

(to Defeat Death)

III. The Call to Discipleship

  1. Deny Yourself
  2. Take up your Cross
  3. Loose your Life
  4. Live Unashamed