Contributed by Jon Mackinney on Aug 18, 2010
Right after an astounding and historical confession of faith, here we find Peter arguing with Jesus. And the source of the problem was predictable, since Peter was a human being stuck in the physical and being led into the spiritual realm. Self-interests
Passage: Matthew 16:21-28
Intro: Peter must have been feeling pretty good!
1. just made the first confession of faith in Jesus as Promised Messiah and the Son of God.
2. great enthusiasm from Jesus, “go to the head of the class!”
3. and then, a few minutes later, everything has