Come and Follow Me — Bob Whitaker (5 Mar 2017)

From Mark 1:14-20. “Come follow me and I will make you fishers of men…they left their nets and followed.” In Mark’s gospel Jesus’ call to discipleship is radical, immediate and abbreviated. Radical because it was a call to complete surrender, immediate because they left their nets on the sand and abbreviated because Jesus gave them no […]

It Is Costly to Follow Jesus — Bob Whitaker (17 Jan 2016)

Here are some important words from Jesus: “Anyone who does not carry his cross and follow me cannot be my disciple.” Wow, Jesus doesn’t make it easy! Listen in as we continue our new series, entitled Crossroads: Following Jesus to Calvary.

The Gospel Has No “Easy Button” — Bob Whitaker (26 Jan 2014)

Luke 9:51-62 When Jesus called his disciples to “come and follow,” he did not suggest that their life would become easy. He actually suggested that discipleship came at a great cost but that the investment paid eternal dividends. There are many famous authors who have addressed the cost of discipleship and many more who have […]