The true disciples of Christ must witness to a hostile world. Four points of the hostile world: Persecution of the righteous The Holy Spirit’s work in a hostile world The joy of the cross in a hostile world The hostile is already conquered
Life after the cross must inform the life before the cross. Jesus teaches 3 main points as He starts preparing for His death. Betrayal leading to death The Triumphal Entry Gentiles now coming Death leads to life You must reject this world in favor for the next. You must follow Jesus in His suffering for honor […]
The witness of the gospel should rest in the eternal. 4 Points of our witness: Confidence comes from your conviction concerning the afterlife. Not where but Who. Sin separates us from God. The Cross changes everything!