Tag: disciple


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Jun 2018
Unfinished Towers and Lost Wars

In Luke 14, Jesus made a provocative and troubling statement to the many who’d begun to accompany Him as His popularity increased. He said, “If anyone comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple. Whoever does not bear his own cross and come after me cannot be my disciple” (14:26-27). He then went on to illustrate the high cost of discipleship with two parables: The Parable of the Tower......

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