Life is full of surprises … and it seems like no matter how hard we try to plan or predict our futures, something unexpected always comes up. On this edition of Bold Steps, Pastor Mark Jobe is going to be taking a look at some of the biggest twists and turns during the birth of Jesus. Despite all the expectations and efforts of those who were involved that particular night, there were quite a few surprises and the birth of the Messiah was a great and glorious surprise. If you have your Bible handy, turn to the book of Matthew chapter 1, verse 18.
Mark Jobe serves as president of Moody Bible Institute and host of Moody Radio's Bold Steps. He is the author of Unstuck: Out of Your Cave into Your Call (Moody Publishers). He is also the founding pastor of New Life Community Church, a Chicago-based ministry with 27 locations throughout Chicago. Mark earned a diploma from Moody in 1984, a master’s degree from Moody Theological Seminary, and a doctorate in transformational leadership from Bakke Graduate University. He and his wife, Dee, have three adult children.
Bold Steps with Dr. Mark Jobe takes you on the path to freedom and authenticity in Christ. With candid, topical teaching from God’s Word, Dr. Jobe offers simple gospel messages with the power to transform your life.