Going Crossless

"Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me." Matt. 10:38 "Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me." Matt. 16:24 We can so easily process our faith to something respectable and somewhat pleasant.  … Continue reading Going Crossless

A More Comfortable Discipleship

"Then Jesus said to his disciples, “If any of you wants to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross, and follow me."  Matt. 16:24, NLT This is a head scratcher. The issue for me is that it is the disciples who are being addressed.  Jesus has words with them.  … Continue reading A More Comfortable Discipleship

On Complete Surrender, by A.W. Tozer

"He that taketh not his cross . . . is not worthy of me."   Matt. 10:38  by A.W. Tozer Many of the great evangelists who have touched the world for God, including such men as Jonathan Edwards and Charles Finney, have declared that the church is being betrayed by those who insist on Christianity … Continue reading On Complete Surrender, by A.W. Tozer