In Mark 8.29 we read that Jesus gathered his disciples together and asked them “Who do the people say that I am?” His disciples saw Him do amazing things. He walked on water; fed 5000 people with a few loaves and a couple of fish; he healed the sick and even raised the dead. But He also did normal things. He worked, as a carpenter, told jokes, got angry, went to the bathroom, laughed and wept.
The question reverberates through history about Jesus: “Who is this guy?” Every thoughtful person has to raise and answer this question. Just as in Jesus’ day, there were various popular answers, so there are many answers in our own time. In The Story, let’s consider some of the answers to the question about Jesus, “Who is this guy?”