An Expositional Sermon
“Risk All to Follow Our Crucified King”
Big Idea: Pick up your cross and follow Jesus Christ.
Application: Pray that the Lord would enable us by His Spirit through this His Word in this passage to die to ourselves so that we might live for Christ.
(1) The Disciples’ “Aha Moment” (Matthew 16:21)
(2) A Good Intention Standing in the Way of the Gospel (Matthew 16:22-23)
(3) Count the Cost of Following Jesus Christ (Matthew 16:24-26)
(4) Jesus Will Come Again to Judge the Living and the Dead (Matthew 16:27-28)