The Road to Discipleship - Self Denial

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Sermon Text:  Mark 8:27-38

We are finishing a sermon series today called “The Road to Discipleship,” which Jesus says is a hard road. “Enter by the narrow gate,” he says in Matthew’s Gospel, “for the gate is wide and the road is easy that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter by it. But the gate is narrow, and the road is hard that leads to life, and there are few who find it.” What is this hard road, this narrow gate Jesus is talking about? I think it is four things: sabbath-keeping, community, faith and self-denial. Today we talk about self-denial and cross bearing...See full sermon here