Shortcuts short-circuit your growth process


Mark 8:34: When He had called the people to Himself, with His disciples also, He said to them, “Whoever desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me.


Discuss / describe one shortcut you are taking in your spiritual growth process and ask yourself if it is working.


Dear Lord, I know that those who follow You must deny themselves and pick up their crosses. In others words, true disciples need not look for the easy way out or shortcuts. Please give me the discipline to follow You where ever you lead me. In Jesus’ name, amen.


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