“Anyone who puts a hand to the plow and then looks back is not fit for the Kingdom of God.”
Jesus Predicts His Death
Upon this rock I will build my church, and all the powers of hell will not conquer it.
2nd Sunday after Pentecost, 23 Jun 2019: Galatians 3:23-29; Luke 9:18-24 ~ God’s Children through Faith
“Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God, the Almighty—the one who always was, who is, and who is still to come.”
Then Jesus began to tell them that the Son of Man must suffer many terrible things and be rejected by the elders, the leading priests, and the teachers of religious law. He would be killed, but three days later he would rise from the dead.
Then Jesus asked them, “But who do you say I am?” [Read more…]
“If any of you wants to be my follower, you must give up your own way, take up your cross, and follow me. [Read more…]
Simon Peter answered, “You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God.” [Read more…]
If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will save it.