That free access and reconciliation often carries with it obligations. We will learn yet again of our obligations to follow Jesus no matter where it leads us. We continue in the Gospel of Matthew with a message called “The Radical Demand of Jesus” from [esvignore]Matthew 10:34-42[/esvignore]. Our message will step through some tough expectations that Jesus has for His followers, be ready to consider the cost. Our outline tracks with the text:
- Prince of Peace or Sword-bearer?
- Place Jesus Over All People
- Loyalty Exceeds Even Shame and Death
- There is a Reward
Public reading: [esvignore]Romans 5:1-11[/esvignore]; Benediction: [esvignore]Psalm 4:6b[/esvignore]