Commitment and Trust

Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. (Matthew 16:24) Here’s an excerpt: Your “cross” is God’s will for you, regardless of the cost. Taking up your cross is a choice; it is not beyond your control. Continue reading Commitment and Trust

Deny Yourself

Mt 16:24 “The cross is the pain of the self-denial required. The cross is the symbol of doing our duty, even at the cost of the most painful death. To follow Christ is to take him for our master, our teacher, our example; to believe his doctrines, to uphold his cause, to obey his precepts, and to do it though it leads to heaven by way of the cross.” Continue reading Deny Yourself