Forgetting Who You Are

Sept. 22, 2016 Russell Moore speaking at Forgetting Who You Are

When looking at the world around you, are you fearful and anxious? In this opening message from True Woman ’16, Russell Moore shows that as believers, we often despair because we have forgotten who we are. Learn how to overcome fear and panic with the confidence that only comes from Christ.

Running Time: 43 minutes


Good evening. Call your attention to the Gospel of Mark 5, and I’d like for us to read starting with verse 1 down through verse 20. While you’re getting there in your physical Bible or your device wherever your Bible is, let me just tell you what a joy it is to be here at Cry Out ’16, and already to be in the throne room of God, and to be worshiping together tonight. It’s been a joy.

Mark 5, let’s begin reading with verse 1. Since this is the very Word of God, breathed out by the Holy Spirit, and comes to us with the exact same authority as if our Lord Jesus Himself were standing here speaking these words to us, would you please stand out of reverence for the Word of our God? The Holy Spirit says through Mark:

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Scripture References

  • Mark 5:1-20

About the Speaker

Russell Moore

Russell Moore

Russell Moore is Public Theologian at Christianity Today and Director of Christianity Today’s Public Theology Project. Dr. Moore is the author of several books, including The Courage to Stand: Facing Your Fear Without Losing Your Soul, Onward: Engaging the Culture without Losing the Gospel and The Storm-Tossed Family: How the Cross Reshapes the Home. A native Mississippian, he and his wife, Maria, are the parents of five sons.