When Losing is Winning
If you've been a follower of Jesus for a while, his call to "take up your cross and follow me" in Luke 9 verse 23 is one you're probably familiar with and try to live out daily. But can you imagine what Jesus' disciples would have thought when they heard those words? The cross was a device for torture and death! So what did Jesus mean, and what does his instruction mean for our lives today?