Read Mark 1:1-11

1. When, where, and how were you baptized? If you have not been baptized, would you like to? Why or why not?

2. Why did Jesus go to John to be baptized? What was John's message and what is the purpose of Jesus' baptism?

3. As Jesus came out of the water as he was being baptized, what did the voice from heaven say? What is significant about these words?

4. Pastor Christian mentioned that to have a relationship with Christ is to be claimed, loved, and praised by the Father. What words would you like to hear God say to you?