The universe isn't out of control. There is a throne, Someone sitting on it, and everything is going according to His plan.
Jesus inaugurated the Kingdom 2000 years ago, but it's not fully here yet.
There was a war. The dragon was thrown down. And yet he still thrashes.
The end just before the Big Beginning
The story of Jesus only matters if it actually happened
Unlike the "Jesus" we create in our own image, the historical "Jesus" Mark preserves for us has the power to save.