Marked as Disciples: The High Cost of Discipleship

PREACHED ON MAY 15, 2016

Mark 8:39 – 9:1 part of the Marked As Disciples sermon series.

Slide Show:

 

The High Cost of Discipleship

Mark 8:31 – 9:1

  1. Jesus Death & Resurrection Identify his. Messianic Mission!
  • Jesus forecast his rejection, death, & resurrection.
  • Peter “took” Jesus and rebuked him.
  • Jesus rebuked Peter’s pursuit of “the things of men.”

 

  1. Jesus Defines the Path for Discipleship!
  • NEGATIVE—Self-denial.
  • POSITIVE—Follow me.

 

Mind of

Christ

Component

of Mind

Mind of

Man

Take up your cross. Motives Self
Lose your life. Aims Security
Gain your soul. Values Success
Glorify your God. Goal Status

 

Ever play “Follow-the-Leader”?

There’s only one rule:

Follow the Leader…Unconditionally!

For more sermons in this series visit Marked As Disciples.