January 9, 2000
To follow Christ involves great cost. In Luke 9, we read of three individuals who encountered Jesus but refused to follow Him in favor of other priorities. Genuine discipleship, however, leaves no room for excuse, compromise, or half-heartedness. Alistair Begg warns that there is a great danger in putting off our response to Jesus’ call, for we never know when we will have the opportunity to hear it again.
57As they were going along the road, someone said to him, “I will follow you wherever you go.”
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Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Text provided by the Crossway Bibles Web Service.