Contributed by Warner Pidgeon on Mar 28, 2009
This sermon looks at both what it means, and also what it does not mean, for us to take up our cross for Jesus.
Jesus said to his disciples and to the crowd following him, “If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me” (8:34).
It’s hard for us to hear those words in the same way that those following Jesus heard it. The context is that Peter has just recognised