"Take Up Your Cross"

Luke 9:23-27

“Take Up Your Cross”


Entry Ticket – Why The Messianic Secret?

The disciples had to learn what “God’s Messiah” meant.


What does it mean to deny yourself?

Live as an others-centered person.


What does it mean to take up your cross?

Find your purpose for being and being it.


Don’t covet the seed


What does it mean to be ashamed of someone?

1. You don’t want to be seen with someone.

2. You don’t want to talk about someone.


3. You avoid someone whenever possible.