What It Means to Follow Jesus
What It Means to Follow Jesus
Matthew 16:21-27
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Sunday Morning Service,  April 6, 2008
 

The gospels illustrate that there were many would-be followers of Jesus who turned back. But when Jesus challenged people to follow Him, He spoke of radical abandonment involving self-denial and cross-bearing. This incident in Matthew's gospel defines what it really means to "follow Jesus."

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Biblical Gender Roles and the Rise of Feminism
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The Holy Spirit and the Last Days – Part 1
The Hyperbolic Virtue of the Church
Stirring Up Spiritual Memory – Part 3

Other Lessons in Matthew

Parable of the Wheat and Weeds
Mark Five: A Biblical Understanding of Evangelism
Practical Steps to Discipleship
What Is Discipling?
The Parable of the Sower
Blessed Are the Pure in Heart