And He summoned
the crowd with His disciples, and said to them, “If anyone wishes to come
after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. Mark 8:34
What does it take to be a Christian? A lot of people would
say, well you repeat a few words, maybe get dunked into water, and then your
good! Accepting Christ is not just a one-time event, it’s a daily walk. Of
course you should come to Christ, repent of your sins, and get baptized.
However what is after that?
Jesus said “If anyone wishes to come after Me” meaning If
anyone wants to follow me (hence be a Christian) They must deny themselves,
carry your cross, and follow Christ.
I think John the Baptist said it best “He (Jesus) must
Increase, I must decrease” (John 3:30) How many churches or ministries seem to
be self centered…
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