Mark 15:33-39

 Discussion Questions: (Mark 15:33-39)

1)What stands out to you from the sermon?

2.) When you were a child were you afraid of the dark?  Why do you think this was or wasn’t a factor for you?

3.) Read Matthew 27:51-53.  How do you think you would have responded if you had witnessed the death of Jesus?

4.) The Bible makes a parallel between physical darkness and spiritual darkness.  What similarities can you list?  

5.) Have you ever experienced periods of spiritual darkness?  How would you characterize your life during these times?  What brought you out?

6.) How does Jesus’ embrace of the darkness empower us to live in the light?