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Today Devotional


Scripture Reading: Mark 8:31-38
“Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.”
—Mark 8:34

Jesus demands a lot from us to be his disciples: bearing our own crosses. In other words, being a Christian doesn’t just mean we believe the right things about Jesus, or even claim to love him. He demands a life of sacrificial service—not to gain his favor, of course, but out of gratitude for what he has gained for us—forgiveness of sins and eternal life.

On this second Sunday in the season of Lent, we are at a good starting point to learn about denying ourselves, taking up our own crosses, and following Christ. Jesus came to give us...

March 1st, 2015 Read More
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Lika Roman never dreamed she would be a beauty queen. Since she gave her life to the Lord at age eight, she wanted to be a missionary.

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