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Follow Me: Being A Christian

Follow MeWhat Does It Mean to be a Christian?

What does Christianity mean in this day and age?
First, let's examine why someone may want to label themselves as a Christian in America.
Appearance: to look good. It's nice to own a cloak of self-righteousness that can be donned on Sunday morning only to be removed afterward and hung again in the closet.
Convenience: The cloak's usually only worn at the convenience of the wearer, or when it's advantageous either for him or those around him.
But do you know or remember how Jesus Christ told the disciples they needed to follow Him? It wasn't for appearances or convenience sake. If they followed Him, it would mean leaving everything they had behind. It meant leaving everything they knew, including themselves.

Luke 9:23  "And He was saying to them all, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me."

What does it mean to deny yourself? To take up your cross?

A Faithful Review of Embracing Hope by Janell Wojtowicz

Faithful Reviews on Inspirational Moments

Embracing Hope by Janell Wojtowicz


About the Book:
Christian college dean Drew McKinley mourns his dead wife and still wears his wedding ring.
He stumbles on a desperate journey to understand God’s motives for her tragic death. Crossing his perilous path is Allison, a graduate student and new employee in the dean’s office. Even as she deals with financial hardships, she recognizes Drew’s unresolved grief from her own loss. Putting up a roadblock is Chris Whitney, the handsome but egotistical student senate president. He carries the secret burden of a dysfunctional family and a below-the-surface temper. The road Drew must navigate is fraught with career upheaval, a reawakening heart, substance and domestic abuse, a violent assault, and the struggle for forgiveness and restoration. Will Drew finish his journey to embrace the hope God offers, the love Allison shares, and …


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