Reading: Mark 8: 34
You’ve probably heard this passage before. Jesus is telling the people that they should drop everything and follow Him. They should put behind their former ways and lead a life that is worth to their calling as a disciple of Christ. He is telling them that by following Him, they may lead a life of rejection and suffering.
Imagine how Jesus Christ felt when He was on this earth. Going from town to town, place to place, preaching and teaching and yet some people did not believe the things he was saying. It must have been frustrating for our Lord. These people could actually see Him and see the things He was doing and yet many did not believe. When we get frustrated, we should remember the frustrations Jesus probably felt. He overcame them, and so should we. --Chad Hershberger, Camp Mount Luther Director
Closing: Pray for those who do not yet bel
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