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Taking Up Your Cross

When Jesus speaks of being willing to lose our lives, remember that Jesus gave up his life for us. When we think of taking up our crosses, we usually think about the ‘cross we have to bear.’ If our circumstances … Continue reading

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Worth Everything

God thinks that you and I are so valuable that he gave his only son for us. That’s how much he loves us. Is God that valuable to you? Dabbling in faith or half-heartedly following Jesus does not reflect God’s … Continue reading

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Following Jesus Toward God’s Interests

Jesus teaches us about taking up our crosses for God’s interests today: seeking and saving the lost into lives of freedom, grace, and liberty from sin. We were redeemed by Jesus through sacrifice and his self-denial into lives of self-denial … Continue reading

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