Sermons on The Great Commission
Luke 9:51-10:16 – What it’s like to follow Jesus
A life of following Jesus is a life on an exciting but difficult mission. This week we will see Jesus setting the example for us in proclaiming the good news about the kingdom. He sets the expectation for us that we will not only get to see God working powerfully, miraculous providence, and lives healed and changed, but we will also suffer rejection, loneliness, separation from the rest of the world, hardship, and danger. Following Jesus is a serious and weighty task. But when he calls us, and we follow, we will get to see the kingdom of God come near, and what could be better than that?
For the Sake of the Faith, Knowledge, and Godliness
Today we are beginning a series on the book of Titus, which will take us through September when we will get back in to Romans. I’m very much looking forward to getting back to Romans, but glad for the opportunity to walk through another book here with you. So please open your Bibles to Titus, and we’ll start at the beginning of the letter. But before we do, I thought it would be helpful to give us some background information…